COL Janice Mano Lehman Memorial Scholarship


General Information:
The Madigan Foundation (MF) is a non-profit  501 (c) (3) corporation whose singular purpose is to advocate for health care and quality of life support programs for military patients, their families, and staff.  MF provides the administrative support for this nursing scholarship program, which was initiated by the Mano-Lehman family as a memorial to their beloved daughter, sister, wife, colleague, and friend. The Memorial Scholarship was established to honor Janice’s  passion for healing, education, and patient-centered care. The scholarship will be awarded annually to promising nurses and/or nursing students who demonstrate exceptional ability to lead and to serve with compassion.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Active duty or DAC staff assigned to MAMC
  • Accepted and prepared to attend an accredited nursing school (if applicable)

Use of Scholarship:

  • To attend an accredited nursing school in order to begin their nursing career
  • To attend an accredited nursing school in order to obtain an advanced degree in a clinical specialty or nursing leadership (ie. MSN, ARNP, etc)
  • To attend an annual professional conference in a nursing specialty or leadership (i.e. AORN, CCRN, Nursing Congress, etc)
  • To promote individual research and/or innovation in changing nursing practice through a poster /podium presentation or speaker at a professional conference

Specific Information:
The Scholarship may be awarded for up to $2,500.  The application packet must be completed and submitted online, e-mail or mail by the first Monday in April.  The Selection Committee will review all applicants and notify them of the results.  The scholarship will be awarded during the scheduled Nurses’ Week activities in May.