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WDMSA Nursing Scholarship Fund - BSN Application Form
The WDMSA awards
scholarship(s) to a BSN student each year. The
amounts offered are evaluated each year based on the monies available
through donations and fund raising. This year the WDMSA will be awarding
up to $2000 in scholarship to a student attending a BSN program.
The criteria for
scholarship awards will be based on scholastic achievement, an essay, community service
and completion of the application.
Application deadline is September 30th. Only completed applications
will be considered.
Applicant must be a legal resident of
Worcester County prior to enrollment in their nursing program. Must
have completed one year of an accredited 4 year
BSN undergraduate program or is attending a post-baccalaureate BSN
or RN-to-BSN program.
Students in high academic
standing, with a minimum GPA of 3.4 who demonstrates involvement in
Submit an official
sealed transcript from the nursing program that the applicant is
currently enrolled. It is the applicant's responsibility to have all
requirements of the application posted by September 30th. Applicants will
be notified by October 15th. The scholarship will be awarded annually at the WDMS Fall District Meeting. The
scholarship awarded will be applied towards tuition and payable to
the recipient's nursing program.
following items are required:
Completed application form
letter of recommendation from an instructor or professor in the
nursing program in which the applicant is currently enrolled.
describing the applicant’s reasons for selecting a career in
nursing and what the applicant foresees as their contribution to
the future of the profession of nursing.
Scholarship Committee will review the candidates’ applications and
make a selection based on academic performance, scholastic
achievement and community service.
Interviews may be required, if the committee deems necessary.
Applications may be submitted using the online form below or
downloading the PDF file.
Letters of Recommendation may be submitted by email to:
All Transcripts and Other
Supporting Documents should be mailed to:
c/o WDMSA Nursing Scholarship Committee
327 Spring Street
Shrewsbury, MA 01545