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Alumna Aimee Reyes featured on the VCU News Center for receiving Virginia’s Caring University scholarship

Aimee Reyes, RN (B.S.’11/N), clinical nurse at VCU Medical Center, was recently featured on VCU News Center as being one of 105 students who has benefited from Virginia’s Caring University scholarship. Reyes was awarded the scholarship after her acceptance into the School of Nursing’s accelerated Bachelor of Science program. Since 2005, the VCU Staff Senate has raised more than $110,000 […]

VCU School of Nursing recognizes 171 new graduates

The VCU School of Nursing recognized 171 graduates Friday, Dec. 9 during the December 2016 Recognition Ceremony held at the Greater Richmond Convention Center. VCU’s Fall Commencement Exercises were held Saturday, Dec. 10 at the Siegel Center. A highlight of the recognition ceremony was the presentation of a $3,506 check from the Accelerated B.S. class of […]

Ph.D. student awarded the Jessie Hibbs/Marian Waller Scholarship

Ph.D. student Jacquelyn Wilmoth, M.S., RN (B.S.’02/N) has been awarded the 2016–2017 Jessie Hibbs/Marian Waller Scholarship from the VCU/MCV Women’s Club. This $1,000 scholarship is awarded to a female graduate student from each campus in recognition of academic excellence and financial need. Jacquelyn Wilmoth

SON students receive Richard B. Caspari Nursing Student Scholarship Award

Traditional B.S. students Aaliyah Love, a junior, and Snigdha Menon, a sophomore, received the Richard B. Caspari Nursing Student Scholarship Award presented by the Richmond Chapter of the Association of the periOperative Registered Nurses at an awards ceremony on Oct. 14. The Richard B. Caspari Nursing Student Scholarship Award was established to honor Dr. Richard B. […]

SON holds stewardship luncheon for Lettie Pate Whitehead Foundation

The School of Nursing and the MCV Foundation held a stewardship luncheon on Oct. 11 to recognize the Lettie Pate Whitehead Foundation for awarding scholarships to thousands of VCU nursing students over the past 30 years. The Lettie Pate Whitehead Foundation was established in 1946 by Conkey Pate Whitehead as a memorial to his mother, Lettie, with the […]

Donate to the Debbie Lewis Memorial Scholarship

The Debbie Lewis Memorial Scholarship has reached $4,660 in gifts and pledges from 20 friends and family members. We invite you to make a gift or a pledge in memory of Lewis to help endow the scholarship at $10,000 to ensure it can be awarded every year to a deserving nursing student. Click here to view […]