Nancy Gerald Memorial Nursing Scholarship

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Amount
Awarded

$500

Awarded

Application Deadline

February 14

Friday
Awarded By:

Amarillo Area Foundation

Number of Awards & Eligibility: One award offered annually.
In order to qualify, students must meet the following criteria:
  1. This award is for U.S. students.
  2. Must be a resident of one of the 26 northernmost counties of the Texas panhandle.
  3. Must attend Amarillo College or West Texas A&M University.
  4. Must exhibit integrity, thriftiness, ambition, good moral character, and a sincere desire to achieve a higher level of education in the field of nursing.
  5. Must enroll as a full-time student.
  6. Must be currently enrolled in an Associate of Applied Science, Bachelor of Science in Nursing (in his/her junior or senior year) or a Masters of Science program.
  7. Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.
  8. Must maintain a 2.5 grade point average.

In order to qualify, students must meet the following criteria:

Description: Current college juniors or seniors majoring in nursing full time at Amarillo College or Texas A&M University are eligible for this award. Students must maintain a grade point average of 2.5 or higher in college and be residents of one of the 26 northernmost counties of the Texas panhandle.

Application requirements for the Nancy Gerald Memorial Nursing Scholarship are:

  • Application form
  • Official Transcript
  • Recommendation letters (2)
  • IRS 1040 Form
  • ACT/SAT scores
  • Proof of citizenship/residency
Additional Information: The Nancy Gerald Memorial Nursing Scholarship was established by the family of Nancy Gerald to honor her memory. Applicants should exhibit financial need, integrity, thriftiness, ambition, good moral character and a sincere desire to achieve a higher level of education in the field of nursing. The recipient is selected by the local scholarship committee.

Award Amount: $500 annually, non-renewable.  The total dollars awarded for this scholarship is $500.

Deadline Information:

Deadline for this scholarship is Friday, February 14

Deadline Information:

Deadline for this scholarship is Friday, February 14

Applications are available online from the Amarillo Area Foundation website. Each applicant must create a login and password in order to access the online application. In addition to the completed application, each student must submit proof of U.S. citizenship or residency, official high school and/or college transcripts, ACT/SAT scores, a current IRS Form 1040, and two letters of recommendation. Some supplemental materials may be submitted in electronic format within the online application. If materials are not available in electronic format, they may be mailed or faxed using the respective mailing address and fax number. Applications and all supporting materials must be received by noon CST on the deadline date. Materials postmarked by the deadline date will also be accepted.
Contact: Christina Williams
Address: 801 S. Fillmore Suite 700 Amarillo, Texas 79101

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