Rosemarie Hogan Annual Nursing Student Scholarship

The Greater Cleveland Nurses Association (GCNA) is pleased to announce the 2023 Rosemarie Hogan Annual Nursing Student Scholarship in honor of a longstanding member and nurse leader!

GCNA will award one $1,000 scholarship to a prelicensure nursing student entering his/her final year of school.

To apply for this scholarship, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Be a resident of Cuyahoga or Geauga County.
  • In 2023, complete the final year of an accredited AD, BSN, accelerated BSN or Graduate Entry Nursing Program (for students with non-nursing undergraduate degrees).
  • Have at least a 3.0 cumulative grade point average.
  • Be a member of the campus Student Nurse Association.

How to Apply – By January 20, 2023, email or mail an essay to GCNA with a copy of your most recent printed transcript and verification of current SNA membership.  Include your name, address, email, telephone number, school of nursing, and anticipated date of graduation.

Write an essay that addresses the following:

  • Why did you choose to be a nurse?
  • How will you use your education for the advancement of the patient, family and community?

The essay should be no longer than 2 pages and written as a professional document using correct grammar, spelling and punctuation.  Papers should be typed, double-spaced in 12-pt. font with 1-inch margins.  Mail or email a pdf file of the essay to GCNA at the addresses below.

If you have questions, contact GCNA at 216-771-6922 or