Uniform Advantage Miami Dade Nursing Scholarship

May 06, 2011 (PRLEAP.COM) Business News
Uniform Advantage announced the winner of the Uniform Advantage Miami Dade Nursing Scholarship today. Kevin Jacobson of Miami Dade College, in school to attain his Associate of Science Degree in Transitional Nursing, won a $500 check to be used for tuition and books, as well as a $100 Uniform Advantage Gift Card. This card can be used to purchase the medical uniforms and accessories he will need for school and in his career.

In order to win the scholarship, students filled out a general scholarship application during the school term. Based on the details the student provided in the application, the school's scholarship committee or a department head matched the students with scholarships according to the donor's criteria. These criteria include:

1. Must be a student
2. Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident
3. Must have a minimum Grade Point Average of 3.5
4. Must have been accepted into one of the college's nursing programs

This scholarship will be awarded each fall and spring to a different nursing student.

For more information about the scholarship and our winner, please visit our blog at http://blog.uniformadvantage.com

About Uniform Advantage
Uniform Advantage is a leading retailer of scrubs and medical uniforms. Founded in 1994, the company operates out of Plantation, Florida and ships from their distribution center near Atlanta, Georgia. It has grown to include 27 scrubs stores located in key cities across the US, as well as another store in Canada.

For more information and to view their garments, visit the Uniform Advantage web site at http://www.UniformAdvantage.com or call 800-283-8708.