Jeffrey K. Walker Humanitarian Nursing Scholarship

Departments: College of Nursing and Health Sciences Categories: New Students | Nursing | Wisconsin Residents - Specific Areas
Amount One award of $1,800.
Availability Annually
Eligibility Criteria Eligible students must be nursing majors, with preference going toward a student from northwestern Wisconsin. It is open to freshman through senior students. Selection is based on community service and involvement which takes precedence over academic achievement. The recipient must have significant financial need, as this scholarship is to be used for direct school-related expenses, including tuition, room and board.
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 Applications will be reviewed by the Nursing Scholarship Committee, which identifies the recipient and recommends the candidate to the dean.
Selection Deadline Prior to the nursing scholarship dinner.
Thank You The recipient should write a thank you note to Kerm Walker and send it in care of the UW-Eau Claire Foundation.