Scholarship Information

The Northern Nevada Nurses of Achievement Committee raises money to support nursing scholarships. Scholarship recipients are selected by each school of nursing. Scholarships are offered to nursing students at each of the following schools.

Great Basin College

UNR/Orvis School of Nursing

Truckee Meadows Community College

Western Nevada College

Carrington College of Reno


If you have questions regarding the NNNA scholarships, please email Diane Rolfs, diane.rolfs@NursesOfAchievement.com.



2018 Scholarship Recipients

Alyssa Buchanan
Associate of Science Degree in Nursing
Western Nevada College

Courtney Curcio
Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing
Orvis School of Nursing

Maritza Garcia, RN
RN to BSN Degree in Nursing
Orvis School of Nursing

Yolanda Gardner
Associate of Science Degree in Nursing
Great Basin College

Kristi Gutierrez
Associate of Science Degree in Nursing
Truckee Meadows Community College

Melanie Haggard
Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing
Great Basin College

Amanda Krueger
Associate of Science Degree in Nursing
Carrington College

Quinton Martinez
Associate of Science Degree in Nursing
Great Basin College

Stephanie Noriega
Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing
Great Basin College

Kevin Novosel
Associate of Science Degree in Nursing
Truckee Meadows Community College

Jessica Richard
Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing
Orvis School of Nursing

Morgan Strohschein
Associate of Science Degree in Nursing
Carrington College

Carly Talia, RN
RN to BSN Degree in Nursing
Orvis School of Nursing

Marjorie Von Nordek
Associate of Science Degree in Nursing
Western Nevada College


2017 Scholarship Recipients

Christine Baker
Associate of Science Degree in Nursing
Carrington College

Kristi Breese
Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing
Orvis School of Nursing

Melissa Brock
Associate of Science Degree in Nursing
Truckee Meadows Community College

Aubree Carlson
Master of Science Degree in Nursing
Orvis School of Nursing

Makenna Ennis
Associate of Science Degree in Nursing
Great Basin College

Brandi Griggs
Master of Science Degree in Nursing
Orvis School of Nursing

Candace Holtz
Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing
Great Basin College

Bryan Johnson
Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing
Orvis School of Nursing

Claire La Presle
Associate of Science Degree in Nursing
Carrington College

Anastasia Ludel
RN to BSN Degree in Nursing
Orvis School of Nursing

Shelly Nicola
RN to BSN Degree in Nursing
Orvis School of Nursing

Sharon Oetting
Associate of Science Degree in Nursing
Truckee Meadows Community College

Jessie Perez
Associate of Science Degree in Nursing
Western Nevada College

Anthony Petroff
Associate of Science Degree in Nursing
Great Basin College

Kristen Pier
Associate of Science Degree in Nursing
Western Nevada College

Melissa Washabaugh
Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing
Great Basin College