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Nursing

 

Allied Health or Nursing Patient Care Academy Scholarship
Amount: $400 per year 

  • Must have successfully completed the high school Health Science Patient Care Academy.
  • Must be enrolled in Allied Health or Associate Degree Nursing.
  • Must demonstrate financial need.

 

Ann Woodward Nursing Scholarship
Amount: $500 per year

  • Awarded to first-year and second-year students in Practical Nursing or Associate Degree Nursing.
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 grade point average.
  • Must be accompanied by a letter of recommendation from a nursing faculty member.
  • Must demonstrate financial need.

 

Anna Purna Ghosh Scholarship
Amount: Varies per year 

  • Must have a minimum 2.0 grade point average.
  • Must be enrolled in Practical Nursing, Associate Degree Nursing, Allied Health or pursuing an A.S. degree with career interest in nursing.
  • Must have participated in Project START and completed your Project START eligibility.
  • Must maintain communication with assigned Kirkwood counselor.
  • Must intend to live and work in the Cedar Rapids area following graduation.
  • Must demonstrate financial need.

 

B.A. and Margaret Ann Jensen Endowed Scholarship
Amount: Varies per year

  • Must have a minimum 2.5 grade point average.
  • Must be a resident of Iowa.
  • Preference given to students enrolled in Masonry Construction, Construction Management, Practical Nursing, Associate Degree Nursing or pursuing an A.S. degree with career interest in nursing.
  • Preference given to a returning adult student who is attending Kirkwood to enhance or develop career goals.
  • Must demonstrate financial need.

 

Campbell F. and Doris J. Watts Endowed Scholarship
Amount: Varies per year

  • Must be a full-time student.
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 grade point average.
  • Preference given to students in Practical Nursing, Associate Degree Nursing or pursuing an A.S. degree with career interest in nursing.
  • Must demonstrate financial need.

 

Charles & Evelyn Erb Memorial Nursing Scholarship
Amount: Varies per year

  • Awarded to students enrolled in Associate Degree Nursing.
  • Preference given to students who have worked in the home companion care services arena for seniors.
  • Funding for renewal is dependent upon a 2.5 grade point average or higher.
  • Must demonstrate financial need.

 

Deborah Marie Matthes Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Amount: Varies per year

  • Must be enrolled in Associate Degree Nursing.
  • Preference given to a resident of Linn or Johnson county.
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 grade point average.
  • Must be 25 years of age or older.
  • Must have work experience in health care.

 

Dr. David and Joan Thaler Endowed Scholarship
Amount: Varies per year  

  • Must be enrolled as second-year student in either Allied Health or Associate Degree Nursing.
  • Must show academic achievement during your first year at Kirkwood with a minimum 3.0 grade point average.
  • Must be a resident of Iowa.
  • Must demonstrate financial need.

 

Helen and J.R. Mckee Endowed Scholarship
Amount: Varies per year

  • Must have a minimum 2.5 grade point average.
  • Must be enrolled in Practical Nursing, Associate Degree Nursing or pursuing an A.S. degree with career interest in nursing.

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Helen C. Dunlap Endowed Scholarship
Amount: Varies per year

  • Preference given to a female Kirkwood student.
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 grade point average.
  • Must be a resident of Iowa.
  • Must be enrolled in Practical Nursing, Associate Degree Nursing, Allied Health or pursuing an A.S. degree with career interest in nursing.

 

Henry and Sara Katz Nursing Endowed Scholarship
Amount: Varies per year

  • Must be enrolled in the Practical Nursing or Associate Degree Nursing.
  • Must have a high school diploma or GED.
  • Must maintain a minimum 2.0 grade point average in the first semester to receive financial assistance in the second semester.
  • Must demonstrate financial need.
  • Must participate in a minimum of four, one-on-one tutoring sessions with a Kirkwood tutor. 

 

Irene Betty Konecny Endowed Nursing Scholarship
Amount: Varies per year

  • Must be a full-time, second-year student in Associate Degree Nursing or full-time, second-year student pursuing an A.S. degree with career interest in nursing.
  • Must have a minimum 3.0 grade point average.
  • Preference given to an Iowa resident.
  • Must demonstrate financial need.

 

M&D Farms/James and Darlene Mollenhauer Endowed Scholarship
Amount: Varies per year

  • Must be enrolled in either the Nursing or an Agricultural Sciences program.
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 grade point average.
  • Must be a second-year student.
  • Must demonstrate financial need.

 

 Margaret Adams Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Amount: Varies per year

  • Must have a minimum 2.5 grade point average.
  • Must be enrolled in Practical Nursing, Associate Degree Nursing or be pursuing an A.S. degree with career interest in nursing.

 

May G. Gortner Memorial Scholarship
Amount: $500 per year

  • Must be enrolled in Practical Nursing, Associate Degree Nursing or be pursuing an A.S. degree with career interest in nursing.
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 grade point average.
  • Must demonstrate financial need.

 

Pat and Crystal Dreibelbis Scholarship
Amount: $500 per year

  • Must be enrolled in Associate Degree Nursing or be pursuing an A.S. degree with career interest in nursing.
  • Preference given to students with a special interest in geriatric medical care (must indicate how you meet the criteria).
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 grade point average.
  • Must demonstrate financial need.

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Rohde Family Nursing Scholarship
Amount: $1,000 per year 

  • Must be enrolled in Associate Degree Nursing or be pursuing an A.S. degree with career interest in nursing.
  • Preference given to students who are single parents or from a single-parent home.
  • Must have a minimum 2.75 grade point average.
  • Must indicate community involvement with intent to work in the Cedar Rapids area.

 

Rozelle B. Cram Endowed Scholarship
Amount: Up to $500 per year

  • Must be enrolled in Practical Nursing, Associate Degree Nursing or Medical Assisting.
  • Must demonstrate financial need.

 

Sarah Anne Woods Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Amount: $500 per year

  • Must be enrolled in an Allied Health, Practical Nursing, Associate Degree Nursing or pursuing an A.S. degree with career interest in nursing.
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 grade point average.

 

St. Luke’s Allied Health/Nursing Scholarship
Amount: $1,000 per year 

  • Must be enrolled in program technical courses in Practical Nursing, Associate Degree Nursing or Allied Health.
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 grade point average within the program.

 

Therapy Solutions Scholarship
Amount: $1,000 per year

  • Must be enrolled in the Associate Degree Nursing.
  • Must be a single parent (indicate how you meet the criteria).
  • Must be a resident of Benton, Johnson or Linn County.
  • Must demonstrate financial need.

  

Wilson/Stratton Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Amount: Varies per year

  • Must be an Iowa resident.
  • Must be enrolled in Associate Degree Nursing.
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 grade point average.
  • Must use the scholarship to support tuition, fees and other education-related expenses.
  • Must demonstrate financial need.

 

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