Church of the Brethren awards nursing scholarships




Many Church of the Brethren nurses have received scholarships over the years. Shown here is Amanda Knupp.

Many Church of the Brethren nurses have received scholarships over the years. Shown here is Amanda Knupp.

Two nursing students are recipients of Church of the Brethren Nursing Scholarships for 2018.  This scholarship, made possible by the Health Education and Research Endowment, is available to members of the Church of the Brethren enrolled in LPN, RN, or nursing graduate programs.

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The recipients for 2018 are Ashley Swansboro of Moxham Church of the Brethren, Johnstown, Pa.; and Erica Lowery of Meyersdale (Pa.) Church of the Brethren.

Scholarships of up to $2,000 for RN and graduate nurse candidates and up to $1,000 for LPN candidates are awarded to a limited number of applicants each year. Information on the scholarships, including application form and instructions, is available at

www.brethren.org/congregationallife/nursingscholarships.html . Applications and supporting documentation are due by April 1 of each year.

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