The UNC-CH School of Nursing Alumni Association awards up to four $500 scholarships annually to students in the UNC-CH School of Nursing. The following criteria will be used in evaluating applicants.
- Full-time enrollment in the BSN, ABSN, MSN, PhD or DNP program in the School of Nursing or part-time enrollment for the following minimum number of semester hours:
- BSN 9 hours
- ABSN 9 hours
- MSN 9 hours
- PhD 9 hours
- DNP 9 hours
- An academic average of at least a 3.0 on a 4.0 scale for undergraduates or a grade of P or better in all classes for graduate students. Must have completed one semester in nursing school.
- Documented evidence of involvement in nursing, campus and/or community activities (please attach resume).
- Description of financial need (including recent scholarship awards)
To apply, download the application and submit the application electronically to Katisha Paige at Katisha_Paige@unc.edu, or return, in a sealed envelope addressed to Katisha Paige, to the box outside Room 100C, Carrington Hall by Friday, February 6, 2015. You can also mail the form to Katisha Paige, SON Advancement, CB #7460, UNC, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7460 or fax to (919) 843-8241. Scholarship notification will be made in March. If the Adobe form doesn’t save properly on your machine, please download and save the Microsoft Word version of the application.
Note: Scholarship applications will be reviewed by members of the Board of Directors of the UNC School of Nursing Alumni Association. Selection of recipients will be by majority vote. (Students receiving no other forms of financial aid will be given higher priority.)