Alabama WMU
Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Norma Underwood Scholarship

The Norma Underwood Scholarship was established by Alabama Baptist Nursing Fellowship members to honor her as an outstanding ministry example.
The Alabama Baptist Nursing Fellowship leadership team reviews applications and awards the Norma Underwood Scholarship on the basis of criteria listed below. 
The Scholarship 
  • Up to $500 annually may be awarded to a student nurse for her participation in a ministry project or missions trip.
  • Up to $500 annually may be awarded for assistance with books or tuition.
 Applicant Criteria: 
1. The applicant must be a student nurse who is actively involved as an Alabama BNF member for a minimum of six months prior to application.
2. The student nurse should give a description of BNF involvement.
3. The student should give pertinent information including major accomplishments, awards, and community and/or church service. Please write this in paragraph form on the back of the application.
4. The student nurse should include information regarding the name and address, along with a contact phone number, for the school of nursing department.
5. The student nurse should include two letters of recommendation from either a nursing faculty member from their school of nursing or Campus ministry leader, Pastor, or BNF Student Organization Leader.
6. The student nurse should send their personal testimony along with the reason why they chose the nursing profession.
7. The student nurse agrees to submit a written report of the mission trip or ministry project to Alabama BNF for inclusion in the Alabama BNF Newsletter.