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Nurse Practitioner Association of South Dakota

Scholarship Information

Congrats to Mandy Wilde from South Dakota State University who is our 2016 $500 NP Student Scholarship Winner!

Attention all South Dakota Nurse Practitioner Students! Applications for NPASD Scholarship are due by September 1, 2017.

NPASD Student Scholarship Information:

  • One $1000 winner will be awarded at the fall NPASD Annual Meeting to be held during the Fall Conference.
  • Student definition: Any student enrolled in a SD College NP Program or Internet program with a majority of clinical experiences in South Dakota (Master's or Doctorate) completing at least 1/2 of credits required to graduate, with intent to practice in SD.
  • Membership in NPASD: Will be required (student membership is $25), Please register as a student on the NPASD website IF YOU ARE NOT already a member. A requirement for the Scholarship Winner is to contribute a Clinical Pearl or short article that impacts NP practice, to be published in one of the next three NPASD newsletters.

Application to include:

  1. Written statement of personal perception for NP role/practice in SD (one double-spaced typed page)
  2. School verification of student status with completion of 1/2 of credits by September 1, 2017.
  3. All items are to be emailed in one package by September 1, 2017 (with no exceptions) to
  4. Applicants meeting the above criteria will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, disabilities or national origin.

Past Winners:

  • 2015: Rachel Lynde
  • 2014: Katie Huff
  • 2013: Nicole Gibson
  • 2012-13: Kathy Nevins
  • 2009-2010: Kathy Zambo & Alahna Gross
  • 2008-9: No applications
  • 2007-8: Robin Arends