Single Parent Professional Certification Scholarship of Northwest Arkansas

The Professional Certification Scholarships are for students pursuing certification as a Certified Nursing Assistant, Patient Care Technician, or in Phlebotomy from UAMS/Schmieding Center, Petra Allied Health, PRN, NTI, or NWACC. This scholarship is $500 and is a one-time scholarship. It can be applied for at any time during the year. There are no deadlines to apply for this scholarship. Eligibility:-A single parent -A legal United States resident or a resident with DACA Status, and a resident of Carroll, Madison, or Washington County, Arkansas-A high school or GED graduate-Pursuing a career-oriented course of study (full or part-time) to ensure a better standard of living foryour family-Living at or near the poverty level (up to 200% of Federal Poverty Guidelines)Applicants who have previously earned an associate's degree or a bachelor's degree do not qualify for this scholarship. Applicants who hold a professional certification will only be considered eligible if they are pursuing a certification at the next level. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

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