The John M. Kildahl Family Scholarship

Departments: College of Nursing and Health Sciences Categories: Nursing
Amount Two awards of $750.
Availability Annually
Eligibility Criteria

The recipient must be a nursing major and accepted into the College of Nursing and Health Sciences at UW-Eau Claire. The student must be full-time, a citizen of the United States of America and if a junior student is not selected, the Committee may make a one-year award to a senior, graduate or RN/BSN completion student.

The recipient should demonstrate good potential for a career in nursing.

Financial need may be considered.

A junior recipient may be granted another award in the senior year if satisfactory progress has been made.

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 scholarship committee will review applications and make recommendations for initial and continuing recipients.
Selection Deadline Prior to the Nursing and Health Sciences scholarship dinner.
Thank You The recipient should write a thank-you note to the family of John Kildahl, in care of the UW-Eau Claire Foundation.