Alden Health Care & Senior Living HCAD Freshman Scholarship

Departments: Admissions Categories: Health Care Administration | New Students
Amount One award of $1,000.
Availability Beginning in the 2017-18 academic year.
Eligibility Criteria Candidates must have a minimum of a 25 composite on the ACT (or comparable SAT) AND rank in the top 25% of their graduating class (or GPA of 3.5 or higher) and be a declared major in Health Care Administration to be eligible. Preference will be given to candidates who in addition to a strong academic record, have been involved in extracurricular activities and has demonstrated leadership abilities.
Application Procedure

To be considered for Incoming Freshman Student Admissions Scholarships, you must first be admitted to the university. Once you are admitted, you must:

  • Go to the Admissions Scholarship page and read through the information in the Apply for Scholarships section.
  • Then you can use the Apply online for scholarships link to complete the Admissions Scholarship application, available on the GOLD for Blugolds Scholarship Network.
Selection Procedure

The Admissions Office will coordinate the selection process, which is highly competitive. Applications will be considered holistically and include a review of the student's high school transcript, test scores, essays, class rank, class rigor, activities/involvement, etc.

Selection Deadline Screening of candidates will begin in December for some early awards and continue through the spring or until awards are accepted.
Notification Scholarship award notices will be sent to scholarship recipients by the beginning of April of student's senior year. If scholarships are declined, they will be re-awarded to alternates through the summer months.
Thank You Recipient must address a thank you letter to Alden Health Care and sent in care of the UW-Eau Claire Foundation.