Mayo Clinic-Eau Claire Foundation - Nursing Scholarship

Departments: College of Nursing and Health Sciences Categories: Nursing | Wisconsin Residents - Specific Areas
Amount Variable number of awards with a total amount of $5,000 available.
Availability Available
Eligibility Criteria

Available to an outstanding undergraduate or graduate student admitted to the nursing program who would most benefit from receiving it, with preference given to students who are Mayo Clinic employees. Recipients must live in Eau Claire, Barron, Buffalo, Chippewa, Clark, Dunn, Jackson or Trempealeau Counties.

Applicants should provide two letters of recommendation: one from a supervisor, instructor or a school official.

GPA will not be the determining factor when making the award.

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.
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.