The NBMA Nonkululeko Tyehemba Scholarship honors Queen Mother Nonkululeko Tyehemba who was a master midwife, mother, community activist, and co-founder of the Harlem Birth Action Committee and who left an incredible impact on the communities she served and worked with.
The Nonkululeko Tyehemba Midwifery Scholarship awards $5,000 scholarships to Black student midwives whose community service is commendable. The scholarship will support recipients with midwifery training or education expenses or to obtain skills or support that would help them further their community service work. For 2022-2023, the NBMA will award two of these scholarships.
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