Some good news(it seems so rare these days)

  1. Financial Aid had a list of places to seek tuition assistance and such on our school website so I called and went to talk to a place called WAEDA(Western Arkansas Employment Development Agency) and they have a program for people who have been accepted into the nursing program and make less than 28,000 a year where they will pay books, tuition, uniforms, and $4.00 a day for travel expenses. I filled out all the paperwork and got accepted! I am so excited! As long as I maintain a C average and stay in the program it's paid for.....Just wanted to shout it from the rooftops!
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  2. 17 Comments

  3. by   OzNurse69
    Wow, that's fantastic....congratulations!!!
  4. by   BranRN
    AWESOME.......great news.....I wish we had that where I went to school. Congratulations again.....Good Luck in school.

    Brandi
  5. by   CountrifiedRN
    Congrats Robin! Wow, that's really great!
  6. by   tonicareer
    Here's wishing I lived in Arkansas.
  7. by   zacarias
    Robin,

    That is great!! I also found assistance in the summer that is paying for the rest of my ADN program!

    Z
  8. by   emily_mom
    Wow! That is great! Wish WI had that, but we make too much...
  9. by   OBNURSEHEATHER
    COOL! Congrats to you Robin!

    Heather
  10. by   TeresaRN2b
    Oh that's super news! So happy for you!

    Teresa
  11. by   GPatty
    Hey~ that's really great news! CONGRATS!
  12. by   Robin61970
    Thanks for the replies, and glad to see that some of you have gotten help.....wish there was more for the rest of you......In a perfect world they would pay for it for all of us....*sigh*
  13. by   maire
    That's awesome, Robin! I, too, wish I had that option where I live!
  14. by   live4today
    Hi Robin!

    HOORAY for you!!! Congrats! :hatparty: :kiss

    I wish you well, and merry holidays to you!

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