Hal and Jo Cohen Graduate Nursing Faculty Scholarship

2019-2020 Application now closed.

 Effective immediately, the Maryland Higher Education Commission (MHEC) will no longer be accepting Hal and Jo Cohen Graduate Nursing Faculty (GNF) Scholarship applications or supporting documentation for the 2019-2020 academic year as funding is no longer available to make additional awards. 

Important Note:  If you are a current recipient of the Hal and Jo Cohen GNF Scholarship please be advised that your current Hal and Jo Cohen GNF award will continue and your award may be accessed at your institution for the duration of your approved graduate program.  The continuation of your award is contingent upon your continued progress and commitment to prepare to teach as noted in your signed service obligation agreement and promissory note.

To learn more about being considered for Cohen Scholars, formally known as the Hal and Jo Cohen Graduate Nursing Faculty (GNF) Scholarship, or about a career as a Nurse Educator go to www.nursesupport.org.

Please contact Peggy Daw from the Office of Outreach and Grants Management by email at peggy.daw@maryland.gov or call 410-767-3372. You can also email or call Kim Ford at kimberly.ford@maryland.gov, 410-767-3210 if you have any questions about your continuing eligibility in the program.   




GNF Service Obligation Questionnaire Form​

To request this information, please email MHEC at careerbased.mhec@maryland.gov.​

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