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Everett Moss - Paramedic/RN - DAISY Award Honoree.

Your journey continues here.

The CNCS is an annual program that provides DAISY Honorees the opportunity to apply for a scholarship to help with costs to attend a conference to support their professional advancement. These conferences can provide credits for licensure or credentialing or overall career development. 10 DAISY Nurses will be selected based on applications submitted to us to receive up to a $2000 (USD) scholarship to assist with conference attendance.

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The 2023 Application Cycle has closed

Come back in January 2023 to see the list of recipients

Rules

Recipients of the 2023 Scholarship will be announced in January 2023.

 

Applications for the 2024 Scholarship will be accepted from September 1, 2023 - October 30, 2023.

Qualified applicants must be DAISY Honorees who are registered with The DAISY Foundation.  You may confirm that you are registered with The DAISY Foundation by clicking here and searching for your name.

If selected, applicants agree to work with Cherokee Uniforms to create social media content for promotional purposes. 

Conference attendance must be completed within 12 months
of receiving the award.

Your application will be judged by a panel of esteemed nurses who share our passion for ensuring that nurses continually develop their professional skill and care.  They are looking for your description of your goals as a nurse and how this conference will help you achieve them.

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Notification of Selection

Individuals selected for the Cherokee Nursing Conference Scholarship will be notified by e-mail. Recipients will be required to submit a signed Authorization to Release Information form, Publicity Release form, Consent to Photograph form, Conference Enrollment receipt, a digital photo of themselves, and a completed W-9 form (for tax reporting purposes). Recipients living outside the United States will need to provide a completed W-8 form. Cherokee Uniforms and the DAISY Foundation will promote recipients on its digital platforms, in the media and in social media.

Scholarship
Benefits

Cherokee Nursing Conference Scholarships provide up to $2,000 for use toward attendance (in person or virtual) at any nursing conference approved in advance by Cherokee Uniforms. The stipend may be used to pay for registration fees, hotel, transportation or any other conference-related expenses.

International
Applicants

The Cherokee Nursing Conference Scholarship accepts international applications. Should an international applicant be selected to receive a scholarship their scholarship will be wired to them in US dollars. Recipients are responsible for any bank transaction fees that might lower the total amount of the scholarship.