Mayo Clinic-Eau Claire Foundation - Nurse Practitioner Schol

Departments: College of Nursing and Health Sciences Categories: Graduate Students | Nursing
Amount Two awards of $2,500 are available.
Availability Available
Eligibility Criteria

Available to outstanding students who would most benefit from the award and who are currently enrolled in the graduate nursing program nurse practitioner (NP) role preparation. The applicant must also be within one year of completing their program of study and registered for at least 7 credits or more during the final two semesters.

Students who are Mayo Clinic employees, or considering becoming employees, may receive special consideration.

Financial need also will be a consideration in the selection.

Applicants must provide at least one letter of recommendation from a supervisor, instructor or a school official.

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:  http://uwec.scholarships.ngwebsolutions.com. 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 scholarships@uwec.edu 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 The College of Nursing and Health Sciences will screen the applicants based upon the criteria above.
Selection Deadline The Mayo Clinic Health System - Eau Claire Foundation, Inc. will be notified of the recipients by the Dean of the College of Nursing and Health Sciences by May 15.
Notification The Dean of Nursing and Health Sciences will send a copy of the award letter to the Foundation office and Mayo Clinic Health System - Eau Claire Foundation,Inc.
Thank You The recipients are required to send a thank you note within 30 days of receiving notification of the award to the Mayo Clinic Health System - Eau Claire Foundation, Inc., in care of the UW-Eau Claire Foundation.