SCHOLARSHIP LISTINGS 

The Barton B. Rinehart Fellowship

This fellowship is awarded to a graduate student in the School of Nursing who demonstrates the ability to problem solve in the healthcare setting to promote best practice and individualized care.

This is a $2,000 one-time award for a graduate student who has a G.P.A. of 3.3 or higher at time of application. The award is given once per year.

Applicants must:

  1. Complete the SON scholarship application: click here
  2. Cut and paste a recent resume/CV under “work experience” on the scholarship application.
  3. Complete a 300 – 500 word essay providing an example of: “how your problem solving promoted best practice and individualized patient care in the clinical setting”, enter this information under “Areas of Interest” on the scholarship application.
  4. Complete all other sections of the application.

This application is due by May 15th each year.

 

The Alfred I. duPont Nursing Scholars Fund

This scholarship is awarded to a PhD student  in the School of Nursing.

This is a $4000 one-time award for a full-time student who has a G.P.A. of 3.5 in the PhD program at time of application.  If applying as an entering student to the program, a GPA of 3.3 is required from previous degree. The award is given once per year.

Applicants must:

  1. Complete the SON scholarship application: click here
  2. Cut and paste a recent resume/CV under “work experience” on the scholarship application.
  3. Complete a 300 – 500 word essay explaining why you are worthy of this scholarship and your career goals after PhD completion.
  4. Complete all other sections of the application.

This application is due by May 15th. 

Sigma Theta Tau International, Beta Xi Chapter Graduate Student Scholarship

  • $1,000 scholarship is awarded to a Master’s or doctoral to be used for tuition for a graduate level or higher course.
  • Must be member of Beta Xi.
  • Scholarship monies will be forwarded to the recipient upon proof of successful completion of a post baccalaureate course applicable to a graduate nursing degree.
  • Past and/or present involvement in the chapter will be heavily considered in this award.
  • Submit the following to Melanie Chichester @ MChichester@christianacare.org:
    – Cover page with name, address, phone # and date of graduation
    – Summary of your professional goals
    – One page essay on “The importance of research and scholarship in professional nursing”. This essay will be published in the newsletter.Submission deadline will be August 1st each year
To apply for scholarships, please click on the Student Financial Services link below:

If you are searching for a specific Nursing Scholarship not shown here – email ud-nursing@udel.edu