Established by Joan Doree in honour of her parents who she credited for enabling her to become a nurse by giving her the financial support to enter St. Paul’s School of Nursing in Saskatoon in 1937. Joan was a founding member of the Registered Nurses Foundation of British Columbia and served two terms as Director on the RNABC board. Joan has passed away but her family and friends continue to honour her by the support of this bursary.
Who can apply: Specific, SN, RN
Area of Study: Baccalaureate Program
Bursaries Awarded in 2020: 1
– Women enrolled in a Bachelor’s Degree of Nursing (BSC) in University.
– A separate written statement of how, as a nurse, you will and have an expressed interest in improving the emotional and physical health of your patients and their relatives.