Origin: The Mary Brunning Harkin Scholarship was established by the Sisters of Service in 2007, in recognition of her 14 years of devoted nursing service to the senior members of their Order, and in honour of her commitment to the highest ideals of the nursing profession.


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Award Description: The Mary Brunning Harkin Scholarship will be awarded to a Registered Nurse or Registered Practical Nurse who is studying at the baccalaureate level and whose career path is dedicated to the care of the elderly.