Dashanna K. McNeil Memorial Scholarship

Dashanna K. McNeil Memorial Scholarship

Scholarship Description

Dashanna K. McNeil dedicated her life to caring for others through her practice in nursing and was a source of inspiration and hope for many people. After graduating from Conway High School in 1995, she completed the LPN licensure program from the Conway School of Practical Nursing Program that same year. Dashanna continued her education by completing her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at the University of South Carolina. She later completed a Masters in Nursing and a Masters in Public Health from the University of Phoenix. Dashanna loved nursing and sharing her talents and leadership in healthcare systems in South Carolina, North Carolina, Virginia, District of Columbia, Maryland, Tennessee, and California. Her love and passion for healing encouraged her to start and incorporate the McNeil Healthcare Institute with the purpose of educating future certified nursing assistants. The Dashanna K. McNeil Memorial Scholarship exists to honor her life and to encourage those who share her commitment to healing and continue in their studies and pending careers.

Additional Information

  • Amount: $1104.00
  • Application Deadline:
  • Level Of Study:
  • Automatic Consideration: NO
  • Renewable:
    • NONE

Field of Study

  • Health Sciences

Minimum Requirement

To apply, please answer the essay question below.

"Why do you want to become a nurse and how do you plan to use your certification or degree upon completion?"

Contact Information


Potential Careers

Nurse Practitioner
Registered Nurse
Nursing Assistants And Or...