[updated November 2021]

At Your Best, What Are Your Core Values?

The attorneys at Poulos & Coates strive to achieve the highest results for our clients. We do that by providing the best legal representation for those dealing with a medical malpractice claim. 

Our core values reflect the type of quality service that we provide. 

As the only New Mexico medical malpractice law firm, we are proud to present our undergraduate scholarship contest exclusively for nursing students

As a nursing students, we want to hear from you and hear about your core values and how you plan to apply those principles and values to your nursing career. 

So, what core values are most important to you, and what is your biggest success in life so far? 

The attorneys at Poulos & Coates want to hear from you and tell us about which core values are most important to you and what your goals are for your nursing career.

We are looking for the most compelling story and will select one person to put $1,000 towards their education.

Essay Overview: 

We want you to tell in 300 – 400 words the biggest success in life you are most proud of and which core values have benefited from that success in life. This can include, but is not limited to: 

  • A time you gave back to a volunteer program and what you took away from that experience;  
  • Charitable events that you have contributed to and why;
  • A challenge or goal you set for yourself and how you achieved that success and why that is the biggest success in your life; or

Then, we will choose the most compelling essay and select one winner (1) and award them $1,000.00 to put towards their college tuition. 

We want to hear your creative side and look forward to your submission!

Criteria: 

Please include the following in your essay submission: 

  • First / Last Name
  • Name of College You Are/Plan on Attending
  • Email Address
  • Title for Your Essay Submission
  • Compelling story with at least 300 words but no more than 450 words about the topic described above. 

Eligibility Requirements: 

  • Applicants must be currently enrolled in a nursing college or nursing degree program to be considered to receive the scholarship award.
  • Applicants must submit the essay and other required information by July 30th, 2022.

Frequently Asked Questions 

What is the deadline for submission?

  • Applications must be received no later than July 30th, 2022.

When will the winner be selected and notified?

  • A winner will be selected and notified by no later than August 13th, 2022.

Who is eligible to receive the scholarship award? 

  • You must be enrolled in a nursing program and provide proof of enrollment within your submission. 
  • Each entry will be reviewed and considered if all the criteria and eligibility requirements are met. 

Scholarship Frequently Asked Questions

How many winners will be selected for this scholarship contest?

  • We will choose one winner (1) with this scholarship contest and will be contacted either by telephone or email. 
  • The winner will also be announced on our website at the conclusion of our campaign. Please no inquiries about the status of any submissions. 

How to Apply

Please submit the following information using the button below: 

  • First / Last Name
  • Phone Number 
  • Email Address 
  • Copy of Your Resume
  • Most Up-to-Date Version of your Transcript for your nursing program
  • Copy of your essay submission (.doc, .docx, .pdf)

Please Submit Your Entry Below

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