TravCon's Scholarship Program
TravCon grants ten $1000 scholarships to
Healthcare Travelers every year
Scholarship Recipient Requirements:
Be a Current Student
Current enrollment (in year of submission) in a Bachelor, Master or Doctorate in applicant’s healthcare field
Attend one TravCon
Attendance of at least one TravCon in the 3 years prior to submission (can include the current year)
Be a Recent Traveler
Completion of at least one travel assignment in the current year of submission
How to Submit
Info that is to be included when you apply:
Include your prior pertinent education (graduated with ADN from NYU in 2009), time in your current professional role (Staff nurse in Chicago for 3 years), & time as a healthcare traveler (i.e. Healthcare Traveler for 4 years)
Include dates & employment agency/hospital
Why you should be considered for this scholarship? There are no specific elements that must be included. Some possibilities are a statement about how you support healthcare travelers or the wider community (helpful posts on social media, community volunteerism, mission trips, online history of participation in traveler focused groups, TravCon booster or PanTravelers member/supporter), personal financial need, difficult or complicated social or family considerations that would be eased by receiving this grant.
What year(s) you attended, and describe your experience for fellow travelers.
What are you planning to achieve? For example: “I hope to complete my BSN in 18 months and continue traveling” or “settle in the Midwest.”
How has traveling advanced your professional development? Help inspire others to take the courageous first steps toward a healthcare travel career.
Please provide proof of current enrollment and completion of most recent travel assignment (name of employer whom we can confirm with).
All applications are to be submitted through the link above or HERE by December 31st of each year. TravCon will announce the winners of the grants by January 31st of the following year. If there are more than 10 qualified submissions in one year, the TravCon committee will determine the winners based on the above merits.