Undergraduate Nursing scholarships are available to students who are fully admitted to any Nursing program in the Nicole Wertheim College of Nursing & Health Sciences. The recipient must be enrolled full-time in nursing courses for Fall 2024. Students must complete the online application in Academic Works, which includes writing a detailed 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 the application is “SUBMITTED” and that the essay is readable in WORD format only. If awarded a scholarship, the recipient will be required to write a Thank You Message and upload a professional photo to be share with their scholarship donor prior to the award being forwarded to Financial Aid.

Nicole Wertheim College of Nursing and Health Sciences
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please provide a list of all extracurricular activities (volunteer/community service, religious activities, student organizations - be extremely specific when indicating position(s) held and length of service. Also identify leadership positions held.
  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.