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Janice Mabry Cantrall

Janice Mabry Cantrall became a registered nurse at the age of 20 after completing a hospital-based nurse training program.

At the age of 35 and with four children, she went back to school and earned her bachelor's of nursing and master's of nursing degrees and had a long and successful career as a nurse educator and administrator.

Read Janice's biography and learn how she fell in love with nursing and nursing education.


How to Donate

Tax-deductible contributions to the Janice Mabry Cantrall Nursing Scholarship may be made by check, online, or by participating in the Kroger Community Rewards Program (NPO number 23317).

Give Online

Make checks payable to the NKU Foundation, Inc. and write Janice Mabry Cantrall Nursing Scholarship in the memo line.

Advancement Services
AC 239
100 Nunn Hall
Highland Heights, KY 41099

For more information:

Contact Felicia Dooley
(859) 572-5805

Janice Mabry Cantrall Nursing Scholarship

Mrs. Cantrall's family established this scholarship in 2013 to honor her life and professional career as well as to assist students who, like Janice, return to school to pursue nursing dreams.

Read more about Scholarship Criteria and how to apply below.



Janice Mabry Cantrall Excellence in Leadership Award

The Cantrall family created this award in 2014 to recognize a student who demostrates the potential to achieve the same high quality of leadership in nursing that was the hallmark of Janice's nursing career. As a long-time nurse, nurse educator, and nurse administrator, Janice earned her advanced degrees while juggling family and work.  She was also a profosser at NKU.   

 Read more about the award.