About the Carter-Elmblad Family Scholarship
This $3,000 scholarship is awarded by the Long-Term Care Nursing Education Foundation and is funded by the Carter-Elmblad Family. This scholarship is designed to address the shortage of trained nurses working in the field of long-term care. This scholarship rewards a long-term care professional who is interested in advancing his/her nursing education and has demonstrated exceptional commitment and dedication to improving the quality of life with excellent care for the residents that reside in his/her home. The winner will be notified in February 2018, and the scholarship will be presented to the recipient in-person at the 2018 AANAC Annual Conference in Las Vegas, April 11-13, 2018.
- The recipient must be currently enrolled in or accepted to a BSN, MSN, or DNP program
- The recipient must have at least 12 months of experience working in a long-term care facility
The recipient of this scholarship will receive $3,000 toward a BSN, MSN, or DNP program, complimentary registration to the 2018 AANAC Annual Conference in Las Vegas (a $515 value), two nights of hotel accommodations at the host hotel, and a travel stipend.