General Hazel Johnson-Brown Endowed Scholarship

The General Hazel Johnson-Brown Endowed Scholarship was established in 2017 to honor the late Brigadier General Hazel Johnson-Brown, the first female African American General in the Army, an esteemed nursing faculty member, and the founder of Mason’s Center for Health Policy. The fund provides a scholarship for a nursing undergraduate or graduate student within the College of Health and Human Services. Recipients must be enrolled in the School of Nursing and will qualify on the basis of financial need and their essay submission.

Supplemental Questions
  1. Please write an 800-word essay describing your commitment to the nursing profession, including when you first came to realize nursing was your passion. Be sure to provide information about any obstacle(s) you have overcome to achieve your goals in pursuing a nursing education.
  2. Please select your current or intended degree program in the School of Nursing.