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Aya Healthcare Announces 2018 Future Travel Nurse Scholarship Program Winners

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 31, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Aya Healthcare, the company transforming travel nurse staffing and healthcare workforce solutions across the United States, is honored to announce that five winners have been selected in the company's 2018 Future Travel Nurse Scholarship program.

The winners, who will each receive a $1,000 scholarship to help with nursing program costs, were chosen by Aya's selection committee comprised of seasoned nurse leaders on their clinical services team. Applicants were scored based on their response to an essay question as well as satisfaction of other requirements, such as academic standing and proof of acceptance or enrollment in a nursing program.

"We want to build a more educated nursing workforce for years to come," said Aya Healthcare VP of Clinical Services, April Hansen. "Our goal is to be there for nurses during every stage of their career, and we'll gladly welcome these future nurses at Aya when they're ready to create positive patient outcomes across the country."

For the last two years, nurses have ranked Aya as the #1 travel nurse company in the country in a survey conducted by Healthcare Research and Analytics.

The scholarship program is open to eligible nursing students accepted or already enrolled at an accredited institution. The application deadline for 2019 scholarship awards is Tuesday, December 31, 2019, at 11:59 p.m. PDT. For full eligibility details, applicants should visit

About Aya Healthcare
Aya Healthcare is reimagining healthcare staffing and workforce solutions in the United States. We are the largest privately held travel nurse and workforce solutions provider and deliver solutions for all aspects of healthcare staffing including locums, allied health and just-in-time local staff. The company continues to experience rapid growth as it reshapes the healthcare workforce landscape through its transformative use of technology including its cloud-based MSP solution and real-time Shifts app for per diem clinicians. Aya's platform provides access to one of the largest sources of contract clinicians in the country, which improves efficiency, increases quality and reduces costs for healthcare systems. To learn more about Aya Healthcare, visit

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Aya Healthcare

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Last Updated: 31-Jan-2019