2016 Scholarship Program


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To our valued CoCANN members:

CoCANN is delighted to announce 2016 as the inaugural year of our scholarship program!!  The “CoCANN Higher Education Scholarship” was created to assist members with obtaining advanced nursing degrees.  All of you are leaders in the work you do and it is CoCANN’s honor to assist you in pursuing higher education to expand and support the leadership roles you already have at your respective hospitals, and in your communities.

CoCANN will be awarding a total of FOUR $1,000 scholarships this year, including two for BSN students and two for MSN (or any degree above) students.  We would like to thank you, our valued members, for continuing to support your local NANN chapter!!  If you know someone who is not a member but would like to become a member to be able to apply for this scholarship, please direct him or her to www.nannstore.org (please have your NANN username and password on hand).

The requirements for the $1,000 scholarships are:

  1. Write a 1,000 word essay on the topic that coincides with degree program you are enrolled in.
  2. Complete Personal Information Page to be sent with your essay.
  3. Proof of active enrollment in an approved nursing degree program.
  4. Membership in CoCANN, Coastal California Chapter of NANN.

The essays will be evaluated by the CoCANN Board of Officers and the winners will be announced at the 2016 CoCANN Annual Holiday Party (date soon TBD).  You will be notified by email if you cannot attend the party.

Please submit your Essay Questions and Personal Info Pg to patriciarhoades@gmail.com by Friday, November 18, 2016.  Receipt will be confirmed within 24 hours.

P.S. -We hope to see you at NANN’s Annual Education Conference in Palm Springs in October!!  We are currently setting up our booth for the conference.  Please feel free to stop by the CoCANN booth and say hi!


Kindest Regards,

Pat Rhoades,

CoCANN Secretary



Downloads: (click the below links)

Essay Questions – Scholarship ExternalBm

Personal Info Pg