Maria I. Perez Nursing Scholarship

The purpose of this scholarship is to assist any nursing students pursuing a BSN degree (including non-traditional students and those pursuing a second degree) who are dedicated to promoting academic, professional and personal growth for people who have been historically underrepresented in the nursing profession.
 

  • Recipients of this scholarship shall have been accepted for or currently enrolled at Grand Valley State University (GVSU)
  • They must be an undergraduate accepted and enrolled in the Kirkhof College of Nursing and shall be making Satisfactory Academic Progress
  • Preference will be given to candidates who have participated in any health related pre-college programs or federal pre-college programs such as TRIO or Upward Bound.

Renewal Criteria: This scholarship is non-renewable

Donor
Allison and Roger Swets
Award
$1,500
Deadline
05/01/2018
Supplemental Questions
  1. Have you been admitted to the Kirkhof College of Nursing?
  2. Have you participated in any health related pre-college or federal pre-college programs such as TRIO or Upward Bound?
  3. Please write an essay describing your career goals, personal experiences (including your experience in health related pre-college or federal pre-college programs such as TRIO or Upward Bound if applicable) and your plans to promote academic, professional and personal growth and inclusion for people who have been historically underrepresented in the nursing profession.