List of CON Graduate Scholarships and Fellowships

The list of available scholarships and fellowships for graduate students is below. Please review the criteria and preferred qualifications for some of these scholarships/fellowships. Students are encouraged to take note of any that are intended to support students within a professional interest or experience that applies to you and indicate this on your application form. Please then list any relevant interests, experiences or attributes that may align with one or more of these scholarships or fellowships.

 

Dixie V. Bayer Nursing Fund

What: Scholarship and fellowship awards to undergraduate and graduate nursing students
Special criteria: none

 

The Allison Elizabeth Boor Memorial Scholarship

What: Scholarship for MSN or DNP students
Special criteria: Need-based scholarship for MSN or DNP student whose aim is to become a nurse practitioner or certified advanced practice nurse. The student must sustain an overall 4-year GPA of 3.0 or higher and must have demonstrated self-determination, courage and competitive spirit in the face of personal adversity, compassion and caring for others, and the scholarship will have a significant impact on the student’s ability to proceed further with education and study. Preference given to a student with Type-1 diabetes or another auto-immune related affliction.

 

Brightest Students to Faculty

What: Scholarship and fellowship awards for graduate students
Special criteria: None

 

Jimmy Carnes Memorial Scholarship

What: Fellowships for graduate students with a preference for PhD students in the College
Special Criteria: In the event that there are no PhD students with financial assistance, award
may be made to other graduate or undergraduate students at the Dean’s discretion

 

Chamings Family Nursing Scholarship/Fellowship Fund               

What: Scholarships and/or fellowships for undergraduate and graduate  nursing students.
Special criteria: none

 

College of Nursing Endowed Scholarship Fund

What: Scholarships for undergraduate and graduate nursing students
Special criteria: None

 

Florence and Melvin Eickhorst Scholarship/Fellowship in Nursing

What: Scholarship and/or fellowship to benefit undergraduate and graduate nursing students.
Special Criteria: None

 

Bayard and Arthur Fawcett Scholarship Fund for Nursing Excellence

What: Scholarship for undergraduate and graduate students for tuition, books, supplies, living expenses; recipient will continue to get funding if he/she demonstrates superior performance with GPA 3.33 or higher.
Special criteria: none

 

Laurie Foster Memorial Scholarship Fund

What: Scholarship for undergraduate and graduate nursing students.
Special criteria: none

 

Mrs. Irene B. Kirbo Scholarship Fund

What: Nursing scholarships for undergraduate and graduate students
Special criteria: None

 

Lois Malasanos Fellowship Fund             

What: Fellowships to graduate students at the College of Nursing.
Special criteria:   none

 

Thomas H. Maren Scholarship for Doctoral Nursing Students

What: Scholarships for doctoral nursing students.
Special criteria: none.

 

North Florida Doctoral Consortium        

What: Scholarships for doctoral nursing students.
Special criteria: None.

 

Nursing Consolidated Support Fund      

What: Scholarships for undergraduate and graduate nursing students.
Special criteria: None.  

 

Ruth Hay and Hans Schrader Nursing Scholarship/Fellowship Fund

What: Scholarship or fellowship awards for undergraduate and graduate nursing students.
Special criteria: None.

 

Mary Grace Sorensen Memorial Nursing Scholarship

What: Scholarships for undergraduate and graduate nursing students.
Special criteria: none.

 

Walter and Louise Sutcliffe Scholarship Fund

What: Scholarships for undergraduate and graduate nursing students.
Special criteria: none.

 

Dora Montebell Colaizzi Memorial Scholarship/Fellowship

What: Undergraduate scholarship or graduate fellowship awards
Special criteria: need-based

 

Meredith Lewis Glover Memorial Scholarship

What: Scholarship for undergraduate and graduate nursing students of superior academic performance who demonstrate interest and commitment in area of pediatric intensive care nursing.
Special criteria: An interest and commitment in pediatric intensive care nursing

 

Emanuel and Raidie P. Merdinger Scholarship Fund

What: Scholarships for undergraduate and graduate nursing students.
Special criteria: need-based

 

Nursing Veteran’s Scholarship 

What: Scholarships for undergraduate and graduate nursing students.
Special criteria: Preference to descendants of veterans demonstrating financial need.

 

Iona M.  Pettengill Nursing Scholarship

What: Fellowships/scholarships for undergraduate and graduate nursing students pursuing degrees in fast-track programs.
Special criteria: Students enrolled in accelerated or “fast-track” programs

 

Dorothy M. Smith Scholarship/Fellowship

What: Scholarships/fellowships for undergraduate and graduate nursing students.
Special criteria: Students from low-income families or with other special financial need as determined by the College administration. Recipients must maintain a minimum of 3.0 GPA to be eligible for a renewal of the scholarship or fellowship support.

 

Shayna A. Teijido Memorial Gator Nursing Scholarship

What: Scholarships for undergraduate and graduate nursing students in memory of Shayna A. Teijido.
Special criteria:  Students who demonstrate academic superiority and documented examples of volunteerism during their college career.

 

Wilder Sisters Scholarship         

What: Scholarships for undergraduate and graduate nursing students.
Special criteria: Need-based.

 

Wendy L. Henderson Fund for Neonatal/Perinatal Nursing Education

What: Scholarships for graduate students
Special criteria: Nurses contributing to care of neonates and families.

 

Dr. Cappy Archibald Longstreth/Alex and Mary Frances Archibald Geriatric Psychiatric Nursing Fund

What: Fellowships for doctoral students
Special criteria: Doctoral students focusing on the area of geriatric psychiatric nursing.

 

Iona M. Pettengill Graduate Fellowship in Public and Community Outreach Nursing     

What: Fellowships for graduate nursing students
Special criteria: Students who have a particular interest in public and community health issues including health care delivery for the underserved.

 

Dr. Martha “Jo” Snider Fellowship Fund              

What: Fellowships for graduate students
Special criteria: Students pursuing graduate degrees in the area of psychiatric nursing

 

Joyce K. Stechmiller Fellowship for PhD Nursing Students

What: Fellowships in support of PhD student research/scholarly work.
Special Criteria: Students will be selected as determined by the Dean and preference will be given to students
who have been admitted to candidacy status.

 

F. Eugene Tubbs Critical Burn Care Nursing Scholarship

What: Scholarships for graduate students
Special criteria: Students pursuing a graduate degree in area of adult critical care nursing with specialization in burn care.