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Call for 2012 Applications for Scholarship Awards Submission Deadline
June 1, 2012
Eileen Walsh
May 14, 2012


The purpose of the scholarship award is to recognize nurses in graduate study who demonstrate the potential to make a significant contribution to the nursing profession and health care.   The scholarship award is intended to assist with the cost of graduate education.  There are no restrictions on the funding; however it must be applied to educational enrichment and/or professional advancement of the student.

Maximum Scholarship Award

The maximum award is $1000 however funding could be less as selection is based on merit.

Submission Deadline:   June 1, 2012
Award Notification: 
July 20, 2012
Presentation of the Award: 
October 24, 2012 at the Fall Research Conference

Submission Requirements

  1. Statement of applicant professional goals
  2. Current resume or curriculum vita.
  3. Two letters of recommendation – at least one from a nurse leader in practice, education, administration or research.
  4. Paragraph describing the use of the funds for educational enrichment and/or professional advancement.
  5. Email all application materials to Eileen.Walsh@utoledo.edu stating Zeta Theta Scholarship in subject line of email.

Award Selection Criteria

  1. Statement of professional goals consistent with the mission of Sigma Theta Tau.
  2. Substantial contributions to nursing profession as evident in resume or curriculum vita.
  3. Capacity to make a difference in nursing and health care based on letters of  recommendation.
  4. Appropriate description of use of funds.


Contact Eileen Walsh, PhD, RN, Research/ Scholarship Committee Chair
Zeta Theta Chapter At Large University of Toledo, College of Nursing

Download the Call for 2012 Applications for Scholarship Awards (pdf)


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