Audrey I Newcomer Fund - Dr. Risdon Memorial Development Award
The Dr. Risdon Memorial Development Award is designed to benefit single parents who desire to attend or are currently attending a college or vocational school, either part or full time, to pursue an education in the field of nursing.
The individuals eligible for assistance are as follows:
a) Single parents with dependent under the age of 18 who reside in the greater Kansas City metropolitan area including Lawrence, KS and Leavenworth, KS
b) Currently enrolled or planning to enroll at an accredited nursing program in the greater Kansas City metropolitan area to include Lawrence, KS and Leavenworth, KS
c) Application must include a copy of applicant’s most recent transcript (either high school or college).
d) Application must include details regarding plan of action to obtain a degree in nursing.
Award is renewable based on reapplication and continued successful development.
Award amount: Up to $5000 per calendar year
Application deadline: June 17