LifeStream, Inc., a New Bedford human services organization helping individuals and families throughout southeastern Massachusetts, is now accepting applications for its 2020 Sandra M. Cabral Nursing Scholarship.
The $2,000 scholarship is awarded annually to one student. Eligible applicants must be pursuing
a Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse degree at a college or university and be able to
demonstrate a firm commitment to assisting people with disabilities in community-based settings
currently or upon graduation. Deadline for applications is July 31, 2020.
“Nurses and other healthcare providers have been critical in addressing the Covid-19 crisis,” said
LifeStream President/CEO Bonnie Mello. “The need for nurses is greater than ever. We are pleased to
offer this scholarship and hope that is helps lessen the financial burden for a qualified candidate.”
The scholarship, established in 2000, honors the noteworthy contributions to the field of nursing
made by former LifeStream employee Sandra M. Cabral, who was a registered nurse and nursing
coordinator. Reflecting Cabral’s career and LifeStream’s mission, the scholarship is offered to enhance
the quality of medical support available to people with disabilities living in community settings.
To learn more and to download an application, visit http://www.lifestreaminc.com/about/sandra-cabral-nursing-scholarship/