***THE 2018 SCHOLARSHIP PERIOD HAS ENDED! ALL WINNERS HAVE BEEN NOTIFIED BY EMAIL! SEE BELOW TO REGISTER FOR THE 2019 SCHOLARSHIP!****
|2017 Scholarship Winner – Anja Bacalla, Valencia Community College|
|2018 Scholarship Winner – Katherine Burgnon, Seminole State College/University of Central Florida|
Mid-Florida CPR strongly supports knowledge and education of basic and advanced life support proficiencies and advocates awareness of knowing these lifesaving skills.
We invite our students to enter the Mid-Florida CPR Scholarship Program for 2019. We will select one top award winner who will receive a $500 scholarship to be used for tuition purposes. One runner up will receive free entry into one of our BLS, ACLS, or PALS certification courses of their choice (must be taken within 1 calendar year of notification of winning). Applicants must have attended one of our Heartsaver, BLS, ACLS, or PALS courses to be considered for scholarship.
Who Can Apply?
Applicants must have taken any CPR class with Mid-Florida CPR at our office in Longwood, Florida. Students must be enrolled in a nursing program and must have completed AT LEAST 1 semester of the program – both undergraduate and graduate students are eligible. You must be currently taking nursing courses at the time of submission – not pre-reqs. Winner will be required to provide proof of current enrollment in the program in the state of Florida. Applications must be received by August 1st, 2019. Applications received after this date will not be considered. Submissions must be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
What should I do to enter?
E-mail your submission to email@example.com and include the following information in a Word or PDF document:
*Type of Nursing Program Currently Enrolled in (ie: RN, RN-BSN, NP, CRNA, etc)
*Name of College/University
*Start Date of Program
*Anticipated Graduation Date
*Give us 3 words that best describe you
*Briefly tell us why you need this scholarship
Watch the following American Heart Association “Life is Why” video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fSLvlsV3JyQ
Then, write a 1-2 page essay telling us your WHY!
*Please submit this all together in the same file and do not send two separate documents
RULES & REGULATIONS:
*Must be a previous student of Mid-Florida CPR
*Must be currently enrolled in a nursing program in the state of Florida (must be in core nursing courses – not prereqs)
*We will not accept essays with typos and grammatical errors
*Failure to follow above instructions for entry will result in disqualification of the applicant
*Scholarship money will be paid directly to student with intended use of paying tuition, books, school supplies, etc.
*Winner of scholarship must consent to having their photo published on our website and social media along with any information from their essay
*Winners will be notified by email by Aug 15th, 2019. It is the applicants responsibility to check their email during this time period. Winner will have 30 days to respond or forfeits winnings.
*Multiple submissions from the same applicant will automatically disqualify the applicant
*Submission of false information will disqualify student from current and any future scholarships or promotions
*APPLICATIONS SENT TO ANY OTHER EMAIL BESIDES: firstname.lastname@example.org WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED!