John and Hilde Bacharach Scholarships

Departments: College of Nursing and Health Sciences | Languages Categories: German | Nursing
Amount Two awards of $500.
Availability Available
Eligibility Criteria

Scholarships are available as follows: one award for a German major or minor in the department of languages, and one award to a nursing major with an emphasis on community health or public health in order to foster the optimum achievement of health, safety and well being for the general or specific populations.

The nursing award can be given to a student to acquire materials needed to achieve a class-related project in the area of community health; or a for a student involved in student/faculty collaborative research; or to attend a professional conference, seminar or other educational opportunity in the public health field.

Financial need may be a consideration.

Scholarship recipients must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 to be considered for the respective award.

Application Procedure For students applying for the German award, go to the Gold for Blugolds Scholarship Network and complete the Languages Scholarship Application for German Students.

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 College of Nursing and Health Sciences Scholarship Application:
  • 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 and Health Sciences Scholarship Application
    • This single application allows you to apply for all Nursing scholarships for which you are eligible
  • You will receive a letter from the College of Nursing and Health Sciences announcing any scholarships you have been awarded
Selection Procedure Selection will be made by the respective scholarship committees. This scholarship award will be applied to the recipient's UW-Eau Claire tuition in the next academic term.
Selection Deadline The nursing recipient will be selected before the Nursing Scholarship Dinner.
Notification The chair of the Department of Languages will send a notification letter to the recipients.
Special Notes

Dr. Hilde Bacharach began her teaching career at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire as a faculty assistant in German in 1962 and concluded her career as a professor Emerita in foreign languages in 1985.

John Bacharach was the director of the city-county Health Department in Eau Claire from 1960 to 1987, where he offered practical experiences for nursing students. He taught the first classes in public health at UW-Eau Claire.

Thank You The recipients should send a letter of appreciation to Hilde Bacharach and send it in care of the UW-Eau Claire Foundation.