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    Tucker Foundation Endowed Scholarship for Nursing

     
    The primary objective of The Tucker Foundation is to provide financial support to non-profit organizations to produce in young people the character and skills required to live a productive and happy life, along with organizations that conserve essential elements of our natural environment forever.

    Tucker Scholar in Nursing

    Recipients will be selected by a nursing scholarship committee comprised of nursing faculty with input from the Student Financial Aid Office.

    Scholarship Selection Criteria: 

    • Officially accepted by the School of Nursing
    • Entering freshman for fall 2014
    • Legal resident of Cleveland/Bradley County or Chattanooga/Hamilton County
    • Have a demonstrated financial need (as evidenced on FAFSA)
    • Consideration will be given to leadership, service and other extra-curricular activities (as evidenced on SON application)
    • Brief essay (as evidenced on SON application)

    Requirements to retain the scholarship for the duration of student time in the School of Nursing:

    • Demonstration of satisfactory, full-time, on-time academic progress

    Amount of approximate annual scholarship award: $5,000

     

    Application Deadline: August 11, 2014, 5:00 p.m.

     

     Additional Resources for Nursing Scholarships:

     Scholarships.com

     Scholarship America

     Johnson & Johnson Discover Nursing Scholarships (TN)

     Nurse Web Search Scholarships

     Minority Nurse Scholarships

     Tennessee Elks Association Scholarships

     U.S. Army Scholarships