Donate Now: KCNA Scholarship Fund

When you donate to the King County Nurses Association Scholarship Fund, every penny of your donation goes directly to help deserving nursing students in King County!

Special thanks to everyone attending the May 11, 2017 Annual Meeting! We were able to raise almost $11,000 for nursing student scholarships through the silent and live auction. Total raised this year for scholarships is $29,399. If you would like to make a donation, please click on DONATE at the bottom of this page.

We awarded 15 scholarships of $3,000 each ($45,000 total) to nursing students attending school in both basic and advanced degrees.

Special Thanks to Salal Credit Union for funding four scholarships!

2017 Auction Donors: 8 Bells Winery, Judy Albers, Alpine Specialty Cleaning, Anthony's Restaurants, Argosy Cruises, Marjorie Batey, Bellevue Arts Museum, Bick's Broadview Grill, Brown Bear Car Wash, Capilano Suspension Bridge, Cheesecake Factory, Chef John Howie, Comedy Underground, Cedarbrook Lodge Overnights,  Country Village, Dick's Drive In, Edmonds Center for the Arts, Elephant Car Wash, Essential Baking, Henry Art Gallery, Hoodsport Winery, Karen & Jack Huisinga, Barbara Innes, Ivar's/Kidd Valley, Jet City Improv, Janice Kaplan-Klein,Market Spice, McMenamins, MoPOP,  Mitre Family, Mt Rainier Guest Services, Museum of Glass, Naked City Brewery & Taphouse, Pam Newsom, Nordic Heritage Museum, NW Outdoor Center, Olympus Spa, Margot Perrin, Puetz Golf, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Quinault Beach Resort & Casino Overnight, Redhook, Ride the Ducks, Salal Credit Union, Seafair, Seattle Gift Basket, Seattle Gilbert & Sullivan Society, Seattle Shakespeare Company, Seattle Art Museum, Seattle Mariner's, Seattle Storm, Studio East, Taproot Theatre, Ten Mercer, Third Place Books, Washington State Historical Museum,Thistle Theatre, Wing Luke Museum, Westcity Kitchen, Sue Vermeulen, Rose Williamson and Yuen Lui Studios.

Congratulations 2017 Scholarship Recipients!


Fifteen scholarships of $3,000 each were awarded for the 2017-18 school year.

View short bios of these students here.

About the Program

Scholarships are available to students who live or attend accredited schools in King County. Students demonstrate an understanding of equity and social justice through creative ideas to improve health disparities in our community. They embody the values of collaboration, compassion, innovation and community wellness. Since 1993, KCNA has awarded $433,750 to 233 nursing students! We plan on awarding eighteen scholarships of $3,000 each in 2018.

KCNA offers three types of scholarships to nursing students and RNs:

Making a Donation

KCNA accepts donations from individuals, as well as donations of items and services from area businesses (to benefit the annual scholarship auction). To make an online donation with a credit card, simply click on the yellow button below.

Or, send a check payable to: King County Nurses Association, 4649 Sunnyside Ave N, #352, Seattle, WA 98103.

Ready to Donate?

Please click the “Donate” button below and enter the amount of your contribution.

All contributions are tax deductible under our 501(c)(3) status. You will receive an official donation receipt for your taxes.

Thank you for your donation!