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CU College of Nursing Midwives

CU College of Nursing Announces a New Scholarship to Encourage Diversity of Students Pursuing Midwifery Degrees

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Written by Dana Brandorff on October 14, 2020

AURORA,Colo. (Oct. 9, 2020) – The University of Colorado College of Nursing faculty, in celebration of the Year of the Nurse-Midwife and National Midwifery Week, recently established the CU Nursing Midwifery Diversity Scholarship, specifically to provide support to diverse students who are from geographic areas and socioeconomic backgrounds that are historically underrepresented. More than $2,000 has been raised, and a matching amount up to $5,000 has been approved and donated by Darrell and Stephen Hammond, sons of the College’s first African-American graduate Zipporah Hammond. The College is also undertaking a crowdfunding campaign to help raise additional funds.

See full press release: CU Nursing Midwifery Diversity Scholarship PR 100920