|Departments: Health Care Administration* | Management and Marketing||Categories: Health Care Administration|
|Amount||One award of $1,000.|
|Eligibility Criteria||Given to the student whose practicum leadership project embodies true entrepreneurship. Projects will be evaluated on creativity, relevance to the organization's mission, viability, cost effectiveness, and the ability to capitalize on an unmet need or provide a solution to a problem.|
|Application Procedure||There is no application procedure for this award.|
|Selection Procedure||The award-winning project will be selected by a committee comprised of a faculty member from the health care administration program, the director of the Dennis L. Heyde Entrepreneur Program, and a representative from Heyde Companies.|
|Selection Deadline||The group will review projects in February with selection to occur in March.|
The recipient will be recognized at the annual Center for Health and Aging Services Excellence (CHAASE) Spring Banquet, which is held in April, and the recipient's name will be posted on the departmental bulletin board and included in the department newsletter.
A member of the selection committee will submit a scholarship award form to the Financial Aid office.
|Special Notes||Heyde Companies has a long standing tradition as a leader in the provision of long term health services in the Chippewa Valley, and has been involved with the health care administration program since its inception.|
|Thank You||The recipient should write a thank you letter to Dennis Heyde at Heyde Companies, in care of the UW-Eau Claire Foundation.|