The Ladies Board Nursing Scholarships
The Scholarship Committee of The Ladies Board of Inova Loudoun Hospital is seeking applicants interested in the profession of nursing.
The Ladies Board scholarship program was established in 1959 to award supplemental funds to worthy nursing students. Since that time The Ladies Board has awarded over 1141 scholarships, totaling nearly $1,660,000. As the program has grown, so has the quality and diversity of applicants.
The Gift Shop at Inova Loudoun Hospital, Twice Is Nice Thrift Shop in Leesburg, the Lights of Love Remembrance Program, and the Annual Ladies Board Rummage Sale raise funds for this important project.
In 2017-2018, $110,250 was awarded to 53 students, including a $1,000 scholarship for forensic nurse training. Scholarships ranged from $1,000 to $2,750.
Criteria for selection include all of the following:
- Residence or work in Loudoun County.
- Enrollment in an accredited school of nursing. If not currently enrolled in a school of
nursing, acceptance letter is required.
- Completion of 1 semester (9 credits) of nursing school or 30 undergraduate college
- Funds are not available for pre-clinical studies.
- Academic performance. Students must have at least a 3.0 cumulative average (or its
equivalent). A transcript is required.
Please note that students may be awarded only 2 CONSECUTIVE Ladies Board scholarships.
Scholarship application forms are available at the Gift Shop at Inova Loudoun Hospital, the office at Loudoun Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Leesburg, Twice Is Nice Thrift Shop in Leesburg or at this link.
The deadline is TUESDAY, APRIL 10, 2018.
No application will be considered if postmarked later than April 10, 2018.
Applications and attachments must be complete!
Mail your completed application to:
Mrs. Joyce Biesecker
40782 Woodside Pl.
Leesburg, VA 20175.