Berniece Wagner Nursing Scholarship

Departments: College of Nursing and Health Sciences Categories: Graduate Students | Nursing
Amount A variable number of awards up to $3,000 each. Total amount available is $12,000.
Availability Annually
Eligibility Criteria

Awarded to outstanding nursing majors who have shown at least B+ academic competence in previous college coursework, and demonstrated good motivation and commitment to the nursing profession.

Students may apply for renewal of the scholarship on an annual basis, allowing for three years plus one year of graduate study.

Application Procedure To be considered for scholarships from the College of Nursing and Health Sciences, you must be an admitted nursing student and meet any additional criteria as stated by the scholarships. In order to apply, please follow this link to the Gold for Blugolds Scholarship Network: This is an online scholarship application site managed by the UW-Eau Claire Foundation. Once you have entered the site, follow the directions below:
  • Use your UW-Eau Claire credentials (your UW-Eau Claire User Name and Password) to log-in to the site
  • Navigate to the College of Nursing Scholarship Application
    • This single application allows you to apply for all Nursing scholarships for which you are eligible
  • After you have submitted your completed application, please look for an email communication from or Gold for Blugolds Scholarship Network explaining your next steps
  • In April, if you have been awarded scholarships, you will receive an email from this same address which will direct you to go back to the Gold for Blugolds Scholarship Network to review your scholarship(s)
  • You will also receive a letter from the College of Nursing and Health Sciences announcing any scholarships you have been awarded
Selection Procedure Selection will be based on the criteria above.
Selection Deadline Prior to the nursing scholarship dinner
Thank You It is recommended that the scholarship recipient send thank you notes to John Mangels, nephew of Berniece, and Gerald Hawkenson, in care of the UW-Eau Claire Foundation.