Two scholarships will be available for students in the Nicole Wertheim College of Nursing & Health Sciences, fully admitted to graduate Health Sciences programs (Doctor of Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy) who will be enrolling FULL-TIME this SPRING 2021. Students must complete the online application in AcademicWorks, which includes writing an essay explaining educational and professional goals and how achieving a scholarship will benefit them, be in excellent academic standing and demonstrate significant financial need as it relates to the Financial Aid system. Meeting any or all of the above does not guarantee receipt of a scholarship. Be sure that your application is “submitted” and your essay is accessible to scholarship reviewers.

$500 each
Nicole Wertheim College of Nursing and Health Sciences
Supplemental Questions
  1. In your one or two page essay, describe your personal aspirations and career goals, and address the importance of the scholarship assistance to you in meeting these goals. Please include any information that would give the Scholarship Committee a better understanding of the importance of this scholarship to you and be sure your essay is readable.
  2. Would you be willing to work as a registered nurse for three years in the South Florida area after graduation.? A written agreement will need to signed if scholarship is awarded.