UMB Highlights

Nursing School Receives $13.8 Million Gift, Largest To Date

The University of Maryland School of Nursing received a $13.83 million commitment from Bill and Joanne Conway through their Bedford Falls Fund to create an additional 345 Conway Scholarships across all degree programs, which covers in-state tuition, fees, and (at the undergraduate level) books. The gift also includes $1 million to support renovation of the nursing building at the Universities at Shady Grove in Rockville, Md.

Depicted in the photo: A Conway Scholars luncheon with School of Nursing Dean Jane M. Kirschling (far left) was held pre-pandemic on March 2, 2020.

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