The Joan Medberry Scholarship

2019 Joan Medberry Scholarship Application

The Joan Medberry Memorial UNAP Scholarship Fund


  1. For a copy of the Joan Medberry Memorial Scholarship application click on the following: 2019 Joan Medberry Scholarship Application
  2. All information requested must be supplied by the applicant. Any forms requiring signatures must be signed.
  3. Applications must include:
    a.) Required essay legibly written or typed.
    b.) Completed application form.
  4. Applicants must submit application form and related material by email or mail to:

United Nurses & Allied Professionals
375 Branch Avenue
Providence, RI 02904

Applications and material submitted are treated as confidential. The deadline for applying is Friday, March 29, 2019.  Must be received by 4:00 P.M.

Review of applications will be during the month of April. Awards will be made in May for the next academic year.

Rules and Regulations & Qualifications

  1. Scholarship applicant must be UNAP members or child of UNAP member (under age of 25).
  2. Students must be enrolled in a degree granting institution and credit classes.
  3. Students must be enrolled at least halftime.
  4. Scholarship recipient must be UNAP member or child of a UNAP member at time of award.

Checks will be made payable to the individual.  Please note: We will be publicizing the winners of the scholarships.

Process for Decision Making

  • A three-person committee will choose the winner(s) of the scholarship. The committee will be comprised of three UNAP Executive Council members.
  • The essay will be judged based on form and content.
  • There will be up to three $1,000 scholarships awarded.