Hello Pre-Nursing students!
I’m happy to inform you that applications for the Pre-Nursing Scholarships are now available for pick-up in my office. There are two scholarships available for the 2012-2013 academic year. To be eligible for these scholarships, you must be a freshman or sophomore University of Montana Pre-Nursing student in good academic standing. You can swing by my office in Lommasson 286 Monday through Thursday 8:00-4:00 or Friday 8:00-3:00 to get an application.
Applications must be postmarked by Friday, April 13, 2012. Students will be notified by letter whether or not they received a scholarship after May 4th.
Below, you will find more information about the available scholarships. I encourage all of you who are eligible to apply!
2012-2013 Pre-Nursing Scholarships:
RUTH E. BENNETT MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP ($400)
The Ruth E. Bennett Memorial Scholarship was established in 1998 by Paul D. Bennett and Thomas A. Bennett in memory of Ruth, who was Paul’s mother and Thomas’ wife. The Ruth E. Bennett Memorial Scholarship recipient will be a University of Montana Pre-Nursing student to be chosen on the basis of good academic progress. The recipient will be awarded $200 per semester for the fall 2012/spring 2013 school year.
MARY L. COBB MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP ($2000)
This scholarship was established in 2010 in memory of Mary L. Cobb to be awarded to deserving University of Montana students enrolled in the Pre-Nursing program. The recipient must have graduated from a Montana high school, with preference being given to students from the Augusta, Cut Bank or Kalispell areas. This scholarship may be received more than once, provided the student reapplies for the award each year. The recipient will be awarded $1,000 per semester for the fall 2012/spring 2013 school year.