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Annie Myra Schuman Nursing Scholarship
Amount: Varies
Deadline: February 15th (fall/academic year) or December 1st (spring) - priority deadlines
Criteria: This scholarship will be given to a student in the Nursing Program at Tarleton State University without regard to age, sex, nationality, or race. The recipient must have a reasonable desire to serve their fellow man, must have successfully completed the first semester of the nursing curriculum, and demonstrate financial need.
Selection
Process:
Committee composed of the Nursing Division, Nursing Division faculty members, and the Donor or his designated representatives.
Arthur J. & Beatrice Robinson Carter Endowed Scholarship
Amount: Varies
Deadline: February 15th (fall/academic year) or December 1st (spring) - priority deadlines
Criteria: This scholarship will be awarded to a full-time nursing major, taking nursing degree-specific courses. First preference will be given to students from the McLennan County area. The recipient must maintain a 2.75 GPA.
Selection
Process:
Tarleton State University Committee
Carl Phillips Memorial Scholarship
Amount: $500 per semester
Deadline: February 15th (fall/academic year) or December 1st (spring) - priority deadlines
Criteria: This scholarship will be given to a full-time, nursing major from Erath County. The recipient must demonstrate financial need and maintain a 3.0 grade point average.
Selection
Process:
Tarleton State University Committee
Col. Charles Legion Endowed Scholarship in Nursing
Amount: Varies
Deadline: February 15th (fall/academic year) or December 1st (spring) - priority deadlines
Criteria: This scholarship will be given to full-time students pursuing a degree in nursing who are in good standing with the university.
Selection
Process:
Tarleton State University Committee
Cora Rohne Goodman Memorial Scholarship
Amount: Varies
Deadline: February 15th (fall/academic year) or December 1st (spring) - priority deadlines
Criteria: This scholarship will be given to a full-time student pursuing a degree in nursing. The scholarship award is to be made upon the basis of total personality, financial need, and academic successes. For high school graduates, the recipient(s) must meet Tarleton’s minimum admissions requirements for “regular” admission and demonstrate scholastic ability.
Selection
Process:
Committee from the Nursing Department
Dimple Obedia Tunnell Endowed Scholarship
Amount: Varies
Deadline: February 15th (fall/academic year) or December 1st (spring) - priority deadlines
Criteria: This scholarship will be given to students majoring in nursing, pharmaceuticals, or medical field, demonstrating financial need with preference to residents of Stephenville, Texas.
Selection
Process:
Tarleton State University Committee
Jacey Smathers Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Amount: Varies
Deadline: February 15th (fall/academic year) or December 1st (spring) - priority deadlines
Criteria: This scholarship will be given to a deserving, full-time, nursing student with a 3.0 or higher grade point average. The recipient can be a male or female nursing student who has completed all courses to promote to the Senior 1 or Senior 2 level of the nursing program. The ideal candidate has a passion for helping others and has a positive impact on the Tarleton Nursing Department.
Selection
Process:
Tarleton State University Committee and members of the nursing faculty
John Caraway Memorial Endowed Nursing Scholarship
Amount: Minimum of $1,250 per semester
Deadline: February 15th (fall/academic year) or December 1st (spring) - priority deadlines
Criteria: This scholarship will be given to full-time, undergraduate students majoring in nursing at Tarleton State University. Recipients must have maintained at least a “B” average in high school to qualify for the award and must maintain a 3.0 GPA while in college. This scholarship was established in the will of Mr. John Caraway of Stephenville, Texas in 2000 to assist worthy students. Mr. Caraway retired from Gulf Oil as an Accounting Manager of the Midland offices in 1983. Caraway attended Tarleton and earned his Bachelor in Management from Texas Tech University.
Selection
Process:
Committee from the Nursing Department
Loy Patton Endowed Nursing Scholarship
Amount: Varies
Deadline: February 15th (fall/academic year) or December 1st (spring) - priority deadlines
Criteria: This scholarship will be given to nursing majors. First priority will be given to upgrading LVN students. If no LVNs in the Nursing Program, second priority will be given to student from Erath or Hood Counties. Recipients will be selected based on total personality, financial need, academic successes and genuine desire to help his/her fellow man.
Selection
Process:
Committee from the Nursing Department
Meghan Keely Pharr Endowed Scholarship
Amount: Varies
Deadline: February 15th (fall/academic year) or December 1st (spring) - priority deadlines
Criteria: This scholarship will be given to a nursing major. The recipient shall be a full-time graduate or undergraduate student who has completed at least 30 semester hours or more with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. First preference to be given to a student having at least one natural parent who is deceased.
Selection
Process:
Department of Nursing Committee
Patricia Egdorf Nursing Scholarship
Amount: Varies
Deadline: February 15th (fall/academic year) or December 1st (spring) - priority deadlines
Criteria: This scholarship will be given to students majoring in nursing based on academics, need and service to school, fellow students and community. Recipients must be fourth semester nursing students with sophomore or above status demonstrating financial need. Recipients must be envisioned as "givers". This scholarship is awarded near the end of NURS 2306 or the beginning of NURS 2406.
Selection
Process:
Committee from the Nursing Department
Rennie & Hugley Memorial Scholarship in Nursing
Amount: Varies
Deadline: February 15th (fall/academic year) or December 1st (spring) - priority deadlines
Criteria: This scholarship will be given to students majoring in nursing. Recipients must maintain a 3.0 overall GPA.
Selection
Process:
Committee from the Nursing Department
Ruby Nell Ruth Endowed Scholarship
Amount: Varies
Deadline: February 15th (fall/academic year) or December 1st (spring) - priority deadlines
Criteria: This scholarship will be given to students majoring in nursing.
Selection
Process:
Committee from the Department of Human Sciences
TAA Baylor Nursing Scholarship
Amount: Varies
Deadline: February 15th (fall/academic year) or December 1st (spring) - priority deadlines
Criteria: This scholarship will be given to students majoring in nursing who are in good standing with the university.
Selection
Process:
Committee from the Department of Nursing in conjunction with the Tarleton Alumni Association
Thormann Endowed Scholarship in Nursing
Amount: Varies
Deadline: February 15th (fall/academic year) or December 1st (spring) - priority deadlines
Criteria: This scholarship will be given to a student majoring in nursing who demonstrates financial need. First priority will be given to LVNs; however, if there are no LVNs in the Nursing Program second priority will be given to students from Erath or Hood Counties. Scholarship award will be based on total personality, financial need, academic successes, and genuine desire to help his/her fellow man.
Selection
Process:
Committee from the Nursing Department
Twentieth Century Scholarship
Amount: Varies
Deadline: February 15th (fall/academic year) or December 1st (spring) - priority deadlines
Criteria: Recipient must have academic merit and major in nursing.
Selection
Process:
Committee from the Department of Nursing
Vance & Violet Terrell Scholarship
Amount: Varies
Deadline: February 15th (fall/academic year) or December 1st (spring) - priority deadlines
Criteria: This scholarship will be given to a student a pursuing a degree in nursing with financial need and good academic performance.
Selection
Process:
Committee from the Nursing Department
Zonta Loy Patton Scholarship
Amount: Varies
Deadline: February 15th (fall/academic year) or December 1st (spring) - priority deadlines
Criteria: This scholarship will be given to a full-time female student admitted to the Nursing Program, seeking a BSN degree, preferably from the Erath County area. The recipient must have a 2.6 overall GPA.
Selection
Process:
Tarleton State University Committee