Arthur Winzro Parks Nursing Scholarship

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Next Move Jamaica International, Inc. (NMJ International), a not-for-profit New York State registered 501 (c) 3 foundation is pleased to announce their annual scholarship programs with the Arthur Winzro Parks Nursing Scholarship for high school and college students in Jamaica. 

Founded in 2012, Next Move Jamaica International, Inc. (NMJ International) empowers Jamaican families with the knowledge and resources to successfully complete higher education, while providing scholarships, bursaries, school supplies, resume and interview preparations and support services to as many Arthur Winzro Parks Nursing Scholarship 2017 exceptional Jamaican students as possible.


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About the donor

Mrs. Marcia Fenderson RN is a registered nurse, trained in England and Scotland as a Certified Midwife. Currently works as a RN AHN and CLC. Shea loves being a nurse, loves to teach her patients and encourage health maintenance and prevention of poor health. She is offering this first annual open Scholarship to a well-deserved student who shows evidence of volunteer services, high academic performance, and financial need.

Arthur Winzro Parks (1947 – 2010) was a father, brother, uncle, engineer, businessman, and educator. He attended Mico Teacher’s College in 1966. Thereafter, he taught at Pennwood Secondary School and Wolmer’s High School for Boys.

During his tenure at Wolmer’s he attended the University of Technology and graduated in 1975 with a degree in Engineering. He grew up in St. Thomas and lived in Kingston before migrating to the United States. While in the United States he engaged his entrepreneurial spirit and endeavored into many successful businesses. Mr. Parks was able to employ his siblings and nieces and nephews. In the spirit of an educated society being a prosperous society, I’d like to offer this scholarship in my uncle’s name.


Gender: male or female                                               Region: All Island, Jamaica

Value: USD$200                                                         Number of award(s): One (1)

Scholarship Deadline: August 4, 2017                 Areas of study: Nursing


How to apply

Eligibility

Jamaican Nationals enrolled or who will be enrolled in any local primary or secondary institution. The Applicant must submit an essay no more than 700 words to NMJScholarships@gmail.com NO LATER THAN MID-NIGHT AUGUST 4, 2017.

Students will be selected for the Arthur Winzro Parks Nursing Scholarship based on several key components:

  • Completed application forms with the following documentations:
  • Comprehensive essay responses to the questions below indicating the essay topics.
  • One (1) letter of recommendation from a teacher, principal or a pastor.
  • School transcript and a completed resume

Jamaican Nationals enrolled in any local high school or university in any parish of Jamaica. Applicants must submit a comprehensive essay of no more than 300 words on the following topic via email to NMJScholarships@gmail.com.

Students will be selected for the Arthur Winzro Parks Nursing Scholarship based on several key components:

  • Completed application forms with the following documentations:
  • Comprehensive essay responses to the questions below indicating the essay topics.
  • One (1) letter of recommendation from a teacher, pastor or a principal.
  • High School Transcript and a completed resume

Essay Topic:

The importance of a Nurse


Scholarship Criteria

Awards will be based on academic performance in end of term exams and/or through verifiable financial need. A panel consisting of the donor will select short-listed candidates. Evidence showing recent volunteer service will be a plus.

Additionally, scholarships and grants may also include but are not limited to sponsoring an entire school, class or individuals, to potentially receive tuition, books, uniform, and transportation. Our ultimate goal is to encourage young Jamaican graduates to stay in the country and make a difference.


Disclaimer
Use of the scholarship money from Arthur Winzro Parks Nursing Scholarship must ONLY be used to cover the cost of tuition and other educational expenses. The awards will be paid directly to the college of acceptance after the awardee presents proof he/she can and will cover the difference in their tuition cost.

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