Annual awards for registered nurses enrolled part- or full-time in an accredited graduate program pursuing a career as a nurse educator in an academic setting. Students must have a minimum 3.25 GPA and attend graduate school in specific areas identified by scholarship donors. (California, South Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas, or Tennessee). Priority given to students entering or enrolled in Master's programs without a faculty appointment and students nearing the completion of Doctoral programs who will assume the faculty role. Renewable.