Apply for a UNA Nursing Education Scholarship

UNA President Heather Smith presents nursing student Camille Barr with UNA Education Scholarship in 2018 to assist her studies at the University of Alberta.

Application forms are now available for the 2018 Nursing Education Scholarships.


Applications must be delivered to the UNA Provincial Office by postal mail or by hand no later than 4:30 p.m., October 15, 2018. Digital and faxed applications will not be accepted.


The scholarships are to be used for the first year of nursing studies in an approved nursing program in Alberta and they are open to students who are related to a UNA member or associate member.


Applicants must write a short essay that answers the question: “How has the United Nurses of Alberta made a difference in the work lives of Alberta Nurses?


In 2018, UNA will award ten scholarships of $1000 each and one award of $1000 (sponsored by the Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions).


The awards will be announced in early 2019.

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