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Peggy Nowell, RN Educational Scholarship

The Peggy Nowell, RN Educational Scholarship is available to qualifying Nursing/Allied Health abstract or case study presenting authors who have been accepted for oral presentation at the Annual Conference.

If you have questions, regarding eligibility or the submission process, contact


Educational Scholarship Application Deadline




  • Available Funds: 1 scholarship up to $1,000 (USD) for select recipients.
  • Eligibility: Available to ASLMS Nursing/Allied Health members who are certified or who hold a degree in the Nursing/Allied Health Field or working toward a degree in the field.
  • Required Items: While applicants may submit multiple abstracts, each with a separate scholarship application, the selected recipient is limited to one scholarship. A complete application will include:
    • Applicant must have current ASLMS membership, or new applicant status
    • Abstract must be submitted for consideration to the Nursing/Allied Health category at the upcoming Annual Conference
    •  Educational Scholarship application form must be completed
  • Deadline: Membership, abstracts, and applications must be submitted by the abstract deadline (see deadline above).
  • Recipient Selection: Submitted abstracts must be accepted for oral presentation within the Nursing/Allied Health session. Abstracts will be reviewed based on quality criteria and ranked by the Nursing/Allied Health Division Representative.
    • The selected scholarship recipient must complete their assigned oral presentation at the ASLMS Annual Conference.
  • Notification: Applicants will be notified via email of abstract and scholarship status by January 31, preceding the conference.

No scholarship will be awarded to any person if the award would be contrary to any United States law including, but not limited to, trade embargoes administered by the U.S. Treasury Department's Office of Foreign Assets Control.