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Sharon Jacques Nursing Scholarship
Announcing the Sharon Jacques Nursing Scholarship for WCU RN to BSN students

Four awards will be made annually, two in the fall and two in the spring. For academic years 2010-2011 and 2011-2012 the awards will be $250 each. The amount of the awards in later years will depend on the interest earned by the fund. Recipients are eligible to receive the award for a total of two semesters by reapplying. Students may be enrolled either part-time or full-time.

Applications will be screened by the WCU School of Nursing Graduate Student Affairs Committee for the following criteria:

1.   GPA entering WCU is 3.00 or higher and is maintained at WCU
Enrolled in or have completed the RN to BSN Introductory Block
Will take at least one 6-hour RN to BSN Block during the semester(s) of the award
Preference given to students without up-front employer tuition support
Application received by March 30 (for fall) or November 30 (for spring)

The Graduate Student Affairs Committee will recommend the recipients of the award for each term.

Application form (copy and paste into a new Word document and submit to Jessica Shirley, Director of Student Services -

Semester applying for:
Mailing address:
Home email address:
WCU Student ID#:
Current employer:
Tuition support up-front (at beginning of semester): yes/no
Previous recipient: yes/no
RN to BSN Block(s) for semester of award:
Statement of need (include any other scholarships or loans received):

Submit to the Scholarship via email to Jessica Shirley, Director of Student Services by the deadline for the term application is made.


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