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DNP Advanced Practice Scholarships

$45,000 Areas of Expertise Scholarship

Areas of Expertise Scholarships are designed to support nursing students who will advance the field of nursing. Open to students interested in one of the following Johns Hopkins School of Nursing Areas of Expertise; Acute and Chronic Care, Aging, Community and Global Public Health, Gender-based Violence, Infectious Diseases, Mental Health and Behavioral Interventions, Policy, Leadership, and Administration, and Women, Children and Family Health. Excellence Scholars may enroll in any of Johns Hopkins School of Nursing DNP Advanced Practice tracks.  Scholarship provides support for up to ten scholars annually.  The award is $45,000.

The scholarship provides tuition assistance to outstanding individuals who demonstrate academic achievement, innovation, and the potential for significant leadership in their professional practice.

There are 8 scholarship areas:

  • Acute and Chronic Care

  • Aging

  • Community and Global Public Health

  • Gender-based Violence

  • Infectious Diseases

  • Mental Health and Behavioral Interventions

  • Policy, Leadership, and Administration

  • Women, Children and Family Health

To Apply:

  • Submit all application requirements for the DNP Advanced Practice.

  • Submit an additional 500 word essay on how your interests align with one of the highlighted Johns Hopkins School of Nursing Areas of Expertise and how these interests will be enhanced through the DNP Advanced Practice Track. You will receive an email with a link and instructions to upload your essay once you submit your NursingCAS application.

All application and scholarship requirements must be completed by February 1 for consideration.

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