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JoAnne Goss Memorial
Nursing Scholarship for Market Street Pub and Brewery Patrons

The JoAnne Goss Nursing Leadership Scholarship provides Market Cross Pub and Brewery customers scholarships that are students demonstrating leadership skills in their pursuit of a nursing degree. 

General Information

The JoAnne Goss Nursing Leadership Scholarship provides Market Cross Pub and Brewery customers scholarships that are students demonstrating leadership skills in their pursuit of a nursing degree.  Funds are for full time nursing students in their 3rd or 4th year of an accredited RN, BSN, MSN or doctoral program in Pennsylvania.

All info regarding NFP scholarships can be found at www.theNFP.org under the “Scholarships” tab.

Questions may be directed to Paula Lasecki (plasecki@thenfp.org) 717-827-4369.

all scholarship application forms, essays and letter of reference will be maintained in a private and confidential manner.

Scholarship:

(1)  $1,000 scholarship award annually

Criteria

  1. The applicant must attend an accredited RN, BSN, MSN, or doctoral program in Pennsylvania.
  2. Applicants must be full-time nursing students in the 3rd or 4th year of an accredited program in Pennsylvania.
  3. Students must have a minimum of 3.0 GPA.
  4. Students are required to submit completed online applications.
  5. Previous recipients of the Nursing Foundation of Pennsylvania scholarships are not eligible to apply.
  6. May only apply to one scholarship per calendar year, excluding the Jack Barger scholarship.
  7. Applicant must have resided on the West shore of Cumberland County.

How to Apply

Applications must be accompanied by:

  • An official transcript of most recent grades (Fall Semester);
  • Two letters of reference on official letterhead, with at least one being an academic contact (letters should describe the applicant’s scholastic abilities, leadership qualities, and community service)
  • Completed essays
  • Submit a high-resolution (minimum 300 dpi – JPEG format) professional headshot for publicity use by PSNA/NFP
    (NOTE: selfies or phone camera photos are not acceptable)

The application can only be submitted via the website (application form below).

The application deadline is March 30th every year.

Apply For Scholarship

All scholarship application forms, essays, and letters of reference will be maintained in a private and confidential manner.

  • Applicant Information

  • Current School of Nursing Enrollment

    The school listed below is where your official transcript should be mailed from. If in High School, please skip this section.
  • Application File Submissions

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    • If you need to mail or email please send to: Paula Lasecki at plasecki@thenfp.org or ATTN: NFP Scholarships, 3605 Vartan Way, Suite 204, Harrisburg, PA 17110.
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        • Essay Topics

          Applicant shall submit answers to the two essay questions in 600 words or less, double-spaced, 12 font and type the essay question being answered at the top of the page then answer below.

          Suggestion: Have a professional review your final essays for content, grammar, punctation, and spelling prior to submission.

          1. Identify leadership skills that you possess both in and out of school. How would you use them in the nursing profession?
          2. How have you achieved results with success or failure in your life?
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