Deadline Update: June 1, 2020
With the COVID-19 situation including the need for social distancing & shelter in place, we have extended the postmark deadline to June 1, 2020.
We also understand that it might be difficult to pick up completed recommendation forms to send in with your application. This year, forms may be sent directly to the PCNA office by the person providing the recommendation.
Mail: PCNA 223 Tacoma Avenue South Tacoma, WA 98402
Please remember to use the New Recommendation Form.
2020 Scholarship Applications!
2020 Letter of Recommendation FormDownload
PCNA offers four different types of scholarships to nursing students. Scholarship funds are sent directly to the accredited school. PCNA scholarships are available to students living or attending school in Pierce County as well as within our expanded jurisdictional boundaries of Thurston, Kitsap, Grays Harbor, Mason, Clallam & Jefferson counties.
All Scholarship Applications must be postmarked by
March 31, 2020 June 1, 2020. Applications may also be dropped off that the PCNA office but must be dropped off on or before March 31, 2020 June 1, 2020.
High School Level Scholarship
Awarded to graduating high school seniors who plan to pursue a career path in nursing.
LPN to RN Level Scholarship
Awarded to a person who is applying to, has been accepted to or is currently enrolled in an LPN to RN program.
College Level Scholarship – Pierce County
Awarded to a person who is not yet a Registered Nurse, but who has been accepted into or are currently enrolled in a basic Registered Nurse Program, either pursuing their ADN or BSN.
Florence Golda Scholarship – All PCNA Members
Awarded to a PCNA member who is enrolled in a program to advance his/her nursing education. All Registered Nurses applying for the Florence Golda Scholarship must be a PCNA member in good standing.
Please return your application and all requirements to the PCNA office, 223 Tacoma Ave S., Tacoma 98402.
All scholarship applications must be received or postmarked by
March 31, 2020 June 1, 2020. We do not accept electronic submissions at this time.
Additional Scholarships Opportunities:
Washington State Nurses Foundation:
National Student Nurses’ Association: