Oakland California CNA School Doubles myCNAjobs Scholarship – Applications Now Open

Oakland, California (EastBayDaily) — CPR for Life, a leading educator in nursing and healthcare based in California, is pleased to announce a CNA scholarship match to the recently launched myCNAjobs scholarship program.

The CNA scholarship targeted for students currently pursuing a certified nursing assistant degree with plans to enroll within 60-days of the application deadline date. Distributed four times throughout the year, each scholarship award is $250 paid by myCNAjobs coupled with a match of $250 by select accredited CNA schools across the country.

The deadlines for applying for the program, requiring a brief essay are as follows:

January 2013 CNA Scholarship – submission due December 31 March 2013 CNA Scholarship – submission due February 28 June 2013 CNA Scholarship – submission due May 31 October 2013 CNA Scholarship – submission due September 30

“For students in the Greater Oakland area planning to attend CPR for Life, we’ll double the scholarship award to $500.” says Veronica Taylor-Henry, Director of CPR for Life. “We’re happy to extend this program to our local community and partner with myCNAjobs,” Taylor-Henry adds.

To apply, students must plan on enrolling within 60 days of the submission due date and submit a short essay outlining motivations for entering and growing in the profession.

To learn more and apply now, visit the CNA Scholarship Program Guide.

If you’re a CNA school that would like to participate in the program, email info(at)myCNAjobs.com

About myCNAjobs: myCNAjobs, a caregiver and CNA recruitment vehicle, is a comprehensive resource to find rewarding work and hire caregivers, home health aides, and certified nursing assistants more effectively.

About CPR for Life: CPR for Life strives to reach the goal of community betterment, to change lives and make a difference by providing comprehensive training in healthcare professions and offer hands-on experience to equip participants with knowledge. With a dedicated and driven staff, CPR for Life educates those aspiring to be healthcare professionals to complete the necessary coursework so they will be ready to work in their communities.


Brandi Kurytka

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