Nita C. Lewis Pathway to Nursing Scholarship
The Nita C. Lewis Pathway to Nursing Scholarship was been established by Mr. J.I.
Lewis in memory of his wife, Nita, who served as a paramedic instructor for Belmont
College (then Belmont Technical College) and was an outreach educator for Belmont
County Emergency Medical Service.
To be eligible for the scholarship, candidates must reside in Belmont County and
be in pursuit of an associate degree in registered nursing or a certificate in practical
nursing. Special consideration will be given to applicants who are non-traditional
students and/or whose service as an EMT or as a Paramedic can be verified through
the Ohio Department of Public Safety.
In addition to the General Application, applicants must submit a short essay stating
why they want to become a nurse.
Amount: This is an endowed scholarship and the amount awarded and/or
the number of awards is based on available funds.
Major: Registered Nursing or Practical Nursing
Application: General Application