Marie Callahan Memorial Awards for Practical Nursing
Description: Tim Callahan established two awards in memory of his mother, Marie, who trained and worked as a nurse, prior to marrying Lew Callahan and raising their four sons on the family farm in High River, Alberta. It is Tim and his family’s sincere wish to invest in the lives of students entering the nursing profession who demonstrate the same characteristics as Marie lived: compassionate, persevering, hardworking, and capable.
Criteria: All full-time students entering their second year of the Practical Nursing program are eligible to apply. The awards are open to both Canadian and International students who demonstrate a strong, capable work ethic as well as a compassionate and caring nature. Financial need is a consideration.
Applies to: Practical Nursing