Four awards will be made annually, two in the fall and two
in the spring. For academic years 2010-2011 and 2011-2012 the awards will
be $250 each. The amount of the awards in later years will depend on the
interest earned by the fund. Recipients are eligible to receive the award for a total
two semesters by reapplying. Students may be enrolled either part-time or full-time.
Applications will be screened by the WCU School of Nursing Graduate Student Affairs Committee for the following criteria:
2. Enrolled in or have completed the RN to BSN Introductory Block
3. Will take at least one 6-hour RN to BSN Block during the semester(s) of the award
4. Preference given to students without up-front employer tuition support
5. Application received by March 30 (for fall) or November 30 (for spring)
The Graduate Student Affairs Committee will recommend the recipients of the award for each term.
Application form (copy and paste into a new Word document and submit to Jessica Shirley, Director of Student Services - firstname.lastname@example.org):
Semester applying for:
Home email address:
WCU Student ID#:
Tuition support up-front (at beginning of semester): yes/no
Previous recipient: yes/no
RN to BSN Block(s) for semester of award:
Statement of need (include any other scholarships or loans received):
Submit to the Scholarship via email to Jessica Shirley, Director of Student Services by the deadline for the term application is made.