MUNS Scholarship January 2018 Cycle

Posted at 10:43 am on 12/07/2017
December 7, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACT:   Barbara Fitos
Phone: (352) 804-0306
Email: [email protected]

 

 

Ocala, Fla 12/7/17 – The Community Foundation for Ocala Marion County is pleased to announce the January 2018 Angelica G. Muns Nursing Scholarship cycle. Since its inception in fall 2016, the Muns Trust has awarded $59,000 in scholarships to twenty nine (29) recipients seven (7) of which are recurring.

Qualified applicants/recipients must be enrolled in a certified nursing program and commit to continued employment in an acute care hospital in Marion County two years post-graduation/licensing and maintain a 3.0 GPA throughout the duration of their schooling.

Interested nursing students are encouraged to visit the Community Foundation website at:

www.ocalafoundation.org/scholarship

or visit their hospital places or employment or the schools in which they are enrolled.

Complete the downloadable/fillable application and mail to the Community Foundation offices at 116 S. Magnolia Avenue, Suite 3, Ocala 34471.  Deadline for submissions has been extended from Friday, December 8th at 5:00 pm to Friday, December 15th.  Entries must be postmarked or received in person by the due date.

Administering the Muns Nursing Scholarship is in keeping with the overall mission of the Community Foundation to serve as a – CONVENER – COLLABORATOR – CATALYST – for community building.   The Foundation serves as a centralized portal for philanthropic giving and a unified voice for all local non-profit entities and the causes they champion.

For more information about the MUNS Nursing Scholarships or the Community Foundation for Ocala Marion County please contact Barbara Fitos, Executive Director, at (352) 507-8116. 

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