University of Houston-Victoria

School of Nursing

Sugar Land, Katy, and The Woodlands campuses

Internal Scholarships

2011-2012 UHV Scholarship Application form, School of Nursing Scholarship Application form, and any supporting documentation required for scholarship must be sent in one envelope to:

University of Houston-Victoria

Financial Aid Office Attn: Eliza Fortner – SoN Scholarships

3007 N. Ben Wilson

Victoria, TX  77901

by

DEADLINE:  May 1, 2012

 

Name

Students Eligible

UHV Scholarship Application Form

School of Nursing Scholarship Application Form

Financial Need (FAFSA)

Scholarship Criteria

See School of Nursing website www.uhv.edu/nursing for

 specific criteria of scholarship requirements

The George Foundation Nursing Scholarship

UG*

Yes

Yes

NO

Up to $3,000

  • Second Degree BSN student
  • Minimum Transfer GPA 3.0
  • Enroll full time
  • Fort Bend County Resident

Gulf Coast Medical Foundation Scholarship

UG* & GR**

YES

YES

NO

Former Wharton County Junior College student currently attending and undergraduate or graduate Nursing program at UH System Sugar Land.

  • Minimum Transfer GPA of 2.0 (UG); Minimum Transfer GPA 3.0 (GR)
  • Enroll in a minimum of 2 Nursing courses

M.G. & Lillie A. Johnson Foundation – Transfer Scholarship

UG*

YES

YES

NO

  • Victoria College or Wharton County Junior College transfer student
  • Minimum Transfer GPA of a 2.0
  • Enroll in a minimum of 6 hours of undergraduate course work

School of Nursing Institutional Scholarship

UG*& GR**

YES

YES

NO

  • Minimum Transfer GPA 2.5 (UG); Minimum GPA 3.0 (GR)
  • Enroll in 1 nursing course

Mike and Sophie Rydin Nursing Scholarship

UG* & GR*

YES

YES

NO

$3,000

·        Second Degree BSN

·        Minimum transfer GPA 3.0

·        Enroll Full Time

Fred and Mabel Parks Foundation Scholarship

UG*

YES

YES

NO

$500

  • Second Degree BSN student
  • Minimum transfer GPA 3.0
  • Enroll Full Time

Vivian L. Smith Foundation Nursing Scholarship

UG

YES

YES

NO

Up to $3,000

  • Second Degree BSN
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Enroll Full Time

HRSA Advanced Education Nursing Traineeship

GR*

YES

YES

NO

  • To be eligible for AENT support, the student must be enrolled at the institution in a Master’s nursing program, a nurse-midwifery certificate program, a combined RN to Master’s degree program, a post-nursing Master’s certificate program, or a nursing doctoral program and be:
  • Enrolled full-time or part-time in an advanced education nursing program for preparation as a nurse practitioner, nurse-midwife, clinical nurse specialist, public health nurse, nurse administrator, nurse educator, or “other” nurse specialty determined by the Secretary to require advanced education.
  • Enrolled full-time in the first-year of a nurse anesthesia program.
  • Pursuing a Master’s or doctoral degree in nursing, a combined RN to Master’s degree, a nurse-midwifery certificate, or a post-nursing Master’s certificate;
  • A citizen of the United States, a non-citizen national, or foreign national who possesses a visa permitting permanent residence in the United States (Individuals on temporary or student visas are NOT eligible to receive AENT support.); and

·               Eligible to sit for national nursing certification in the  

             nursing specialty or field of study (as applicable)

             following graduation. Include a statement in the

             Program Narrative the national nursing certification

             exam graduates will be eligible to sit for upon

             completion of the program.

 

* UG = Undergraduate

**GR  = Graduate     

 

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