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