LifeStream, Inc., a New Bedford human services organization helping individuals and families throughout southeastern Massachusetts, is now accepting applications for its 2018 Sandra M. Cabral Nursing Scholarship.

The scholarship, established in 2000, honors the noteworthy contributions to the field of nursing made by former LifeStream employee Sandra M. Cabral, who was a registered nurse and nursing coordinator. Reflecting Cabral’s career and LifeStream’s mission, the scholarship is offered to enhance the quality of medical support available to people with disabilities living in community settings.

The $2,000 scholarship is awarded annually to one student. Eligible applicants must be pursuing a Registered Nurse degree at a college or university and be able to demonstrate a firm commitment to assisting people with disabilities in community-based settings currently or upon graduation. Deadline for applications is November 30, 2018.

For additional information on the Sandra M. Cabral Nursing Scholarship and to download an application, please visit www.lifestreaminc.com or call (508) 993-1991, extension 1022.