Scholarships will be available to students who are fully admitted to any Graduate Nursing program (MSN or DNP) in the Nicole Wertheim College of Nursing & Health Sciences. The recipient must be enrolled full-time (based on the plan of study) in nursing courses for Spring 2022. Students must complete the online application in Academic Works, 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 this scholarship. Please make sure your application is “SUBMITTED” and your essay is readable.

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 as well as evidence of outstanding clinical achievement or performance.
  2. Would you be willing to work as a nurse for three years in the South Florida area after graduation? A written agreement will need to be signed if scholarship is awarded.
  3. Do you share interests in LGBTQ initiatives? Please explain.