Nursing - Dr. Jo-Ann Rossitto

Dr. Jo-Ann Rossitto, Director and Associate Dean of Nursing Education at San Diego City College from 1988-2006, was beloved by her faculty, students and colleagues for her dedication to improving and expanding nursing education opportunities.


  • Must be currently enrolled in the Nursing Education Program
  • 2.5 GPA or higher

If there is no funding or there are no qualified applicants that reflect this format the scholarship will not be awarded for that year.

Supplemental Questions
  1. Nursing Scholarship Questionnaire
    • 1. Area of Interest in Nursing
    • 2. Marital Status
    • 3. Number of Dependents
    • 4. Age of Dependents
  2. Occupational History (within last 3-5 years)
    • 1. Name of Employer
    • 2. Address of Employer
    • 3. Position Held
  3. Provide names and email addresses for two Letters of Reference from individuals familiar with your personal / professional character and educational performance (One letter MUST be from a current nursing faculty member).
    • 1. Provide Name and Email Address
    • 2. Provide Name and Email Address
  4. Define your perception of professionalism and integrity in nursing. Explain why these values are important to you and to the profession of nursing. (1,000 words max)