Joyce Gleason Scholarship Application

The Manitoba Nurses Union offers four (4) annual scholarships of $1,500 to students enrolled, for the first time, in a nursing program (RN, LPN or RPN) at a Manitoba institution.

Students may apply for this scholarship in any year of their nursing program; however nurses who have already completed a nursing program are not eligible.

The application deadline is October 15th.

What you need to know before applying

Who is Eligible to Apply?

  • Applications are accepted from students enrolled for the first time in a Nursing Program (Registered Nurse, Licensed Practical Nurse, Registered Psychiatric Nurse) at a Manitoba institution.

  • Nurses enrolled in a post diploma or post degree program are not eligible.

  • Applicants may apply for the scholarship in any year of their Nursing program.

  • Applicants have not previously been awarded the MNU Joyce Gleason Memorial Scholarship or CFNU Scholarship.

  • Applicants must be Manitoba residents.

  • Applicants must be willing to have their essay published in part or total.

Note: Nurses enrolled in post-diploma or post-degree programs are not eligible.

How to submit your application

Two Options

  1. Complete the online submission below
  2. Download, print and complete the application form. Applications may be mailed, emailed, couriered or delivered personally:

Joyce Gleason Memorial Scholarship Committee
c/o Manitoba Nurses Union
301 - 275 Broadway
Winnipeg, Manitoba
R3C 4M6 Fax: (204) 942-0958

Here's what you need to include in your application

Please Enclose

  1. An essay of 250-300 words describing yourself, your involvement in volunteer / community activities, why you chose nursing as a career, and your goals once you have graduated.
  2. Documentation of your current enrollment in the Nursing program.  A letter of acceptance into the Nursing program is not sufficient.  Your application will be considered incomplete without this documentation.

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Joyce Gleason Scholarship Application

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I declare that all of the information contained in this application is accurate and truthful. I will adhere to the terms and conditions of the scholarship if I am a successful applicant.

Manitoba Nurses Union abides by the rules and regulations of the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA) with regard to capturing, retention and destruction of personal information. This personal information will be used to maintain a record of scholarship applicants. Questions about the collection can be addressed to the Privacy Officer of the MNU (942-1320 or 1-800-665-0043)

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