Jocelyn Greenidge was a career nursing professional with a strong commitment to advancing the field that was such a major part of her life. She received her BSN from Hunter College and MA in Nursing Education from NYU. Ms. Greenidge was awarded the Distinguished Nurse Practitioner Award in 1973 from the New York State Nurses Association. She was committed to assisting talented nurses who will be the professions future leaders.
The Charles W. Greenidge FRCS Scholarship Fund, named in honor of her brother, provides support for the advancement of cardiovascular nursing. NYU nursing students conducting research or demonstrating a strong commitment to the advancement of cardiovascular nursing may apply.
Funds are made for only one academic year or semester. Awards cannot be deferred and are not automatically renewed.
Eligibility and Submission Requirements
1. Applicant must demonstrate a commitment to cardiovascular nursing.
2. Applicant must be a continuing student, having completed at least one semester at NYU Meyers.
3. Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0.
4. Applicant must submit a 1-page letter addressed to the Charles W. Greenidge FRCS Scholarship Fund that identifies one’s interests and goals in cardiovascular nursing and provides evidence of financial need.