Scholarships Awarded through the Department of Nursing

 

Nursing Scholarship

 

Award

 

Criteria

 

Use

Application

Due Date

Donna Couillard Getreuer Scholarship

 

$1000

1.  Nursing major

2.  First preference to student with interest in health care informatics

 

Tuition support for undergraduate nursing students

 

March 17

Kay M. Hunt

Nursing Scholarship

 

$1000

1.  Nursing major

2.  Minimum 3.0 GPA

Tuition support for undergraduate nursing students

 

March 17

Elinor Jeffrey

Scholarship

$1000

1.  Nursing major

2.  Junior level

3.  Minimum 2.5 QPA

4.  Renewable for 1 year

 

Tuition support for undergraduate nursing students

 

March 17

Dr. Leona Parascenzo

Nursing Scholarship

 

$500

1.  BSN completion degree program

2.  Minimum 3.0 QPA

3.  Non-renewable but previous awardees may reapply

 

Tuition support for undergraduate nursing students

 

March 17

Rose Ricci

Nursing Scholarship

 

$1000

 

1.  Nursing major

Tuition support for undergraduate nursing students

 

March 17

Kurt Martin Nelson

Memorial Scholarship

 

$1000

 

1.  Nursing major

Tuition support for undergraduate nursing students

 

March 17

James Kellinger and

George Gault

Memorial Scholarship

 

$500

 

1.  Nursing major

Tuition support for undergraduate nursing students

 

March 17

 

Selection criteria for all awards include the following:

 

1.   The applicant must have completed 6 nursing credits at Slippery Rock University by the end of

      Spring, 2007.

2.   The applicant must have no current incomplete or failing grades.

3.   The applicant must plan to enroll for at least 3 credits in Fall, 2007.

 

Selection criteria for the Donna Getreuer Scholarship includes a demonstrated interest in informatics.  Interest can be demonstrated by (a) enrollment in the informatics minor; (b) having a plan of studies that includes all three informatics courses OR (b) currently employed in the field of nursing informatics.  The applicant should discuss their interest in informatics on the Scholarship Application Form.