San Antonio Emergency Nurses Association (SAENA, Inc.) is pleased to announce sponsorship of two $1,000 academic scholarships in 2020. The scholarships may be used towards earning an initial or advancement of a Registered Nurse Degree (Associates in Nursing, Diploma in Nursing, Bachelors in Nursing, Masters in Nursing, or Doctorate in Nursing), as well as a current Registered Nurse seeking an advanced degree (Masters or Doctorate) in other healthcare related fields (Prior to applying, Registered Nurses should e-mail the San Antonio ENA Scholarship Committee to insure the “other healthcare related” degree they are seeking qualifies for application for these scholarships).

Scholarship Categories

  1. LVN / LPN or non-nurse seeking initial RN degree
  2. RN seeking a higher degree in nursing
    – (AD to BSN, MSN, or Doctorate; Diploma to BSN, MSN, or Doctorate; BSN to MSN or Doctorate; MSN to Doctorate)
  3. RN seeking a postgraduate degree in nursing, education or healthcare administration
    – (Masters or Doctorate)

Please note:

  • Scholarship category #2 is reserved for a student nurse that is a current member in good standing during the award period of the Texas Nursing Student’s Association (TNSA), National Student Nurses Association (NSNA) or Emergency Nurses Association (ENA), and has completed at least two semesters in the nursing program.
  • Some applicants may qualify for both scholarship categories #2 and #3 – such applicants may apply for both, but can be selected for no more than one scholarship.

Application Criteria

  1. Grade Point Average (GPA): 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 grading scale.
  2. Résumé / Curriculum Vitae required:
    • Initial nursing degree – a résumé is required and curriculum vitae optional
    • Advancing degree – Résumé / Curriculum Vitae
  3. Membership in professional organization required:
    • Initial degree – membership in ENA Chapter 197 (San Antonio Chapter) or NSNA / TNSA Chapter (San Antonio area)
    • Advancing degree – membership in ENA Chapter 197 (San Antonio Chapter)
  4. The maximum scholarship to be awarded is $1,000.
    • Include semester billing or receipt for verification of tuition. Scholarship recipients will be awarded $1,000 or the tuition total for the semester, whichever is the smaller amount.
  5. Must attend a minimum of two meetings of San Antonio Emergency Nurses Association.
    • This excludes meetings where recipient is named winner or receiving the scholarship.)

Download the Complete Fall Scholarship Information

Application Deadline

  • Fall semester recipients – July 15, 2020
Apply Today!