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Name Delaware Nursing Incentive Program (HS Seniors)
Number of Awards
Award Value
Award Type Need-Based Scholarship
Merit-Based Scholarship
Loan
Accept Applications Until March 28
Renewable
Scholarship Links More Information

Contact Information

Contact Delaware Higher Education Commission
Carvel State Office Building
820 N. French St.
Wilmington, Delaware 19801
Phone (800)292-7935
Fax
Email dhec@doe.k12.de.us

Scholarship Description

Eligibility Requirements
* Legal residents of Delaware
* U.S. citizens or eligible non-citizens
* Full-time students enrolled in an accredited program leading to certification as an RN or LPN.
* High school seniors must rank in upper half of class with at least a 2.5 cumulative, unweighted GPA.
* Undergraduates must have at least a cumulative GPA of 2.75.
* Current state employees do not have to be Delaware residents and may be considered for part-time enrollment.
* RNs with five or more years of state service may enroll in a BSN program on a full- or part-time basis.

Award
Loan not to exceed cost of tuition, fees, and other direct educational expenses. Renewable for up to three additional years. Loan forgiveness provisions for employment at a state-owned hospital or clinic.