The John Arthur Buchroeder and Virginia Freeman Buchroeder Scholarship Fundwas established through Virginia F. Buchroeder Trust. It is intended to give unrestricted awards to deserving students enrolled at MU Sinclair School of Nursing. The scholarship program can award one or more assistance to deserving students. The selections of awardees and relevant details that include number and amount of awards shall be made by the by the Dean of the MU School of Nursing or his/her representative who are authorized to act on the dean’s behalf.
The scholarship is offered to student pursuing baccalaureate in nursing and in his/her junior or senior year. This amount of financial assistance will definitely go a long way on the studies of the recipients. The committee will first consider the financial need of the candidate followed by the academic standing, which must equal or better than 2.75 GPA.
In order to apply for this MU scholarship, students must submit their application to the Sinclair School of Nursing Office of Student Affairs. Once the scholarship application is received by the office, they will become eligible for this scholarship as well as to other internal scholarship (there are about 100 internal scholarships and other external ones) in which the applicants meet the eligibility requirements and criteria. It is also necessary for the students to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid/FAFSA on file. Scholarships awardees and amounts they will receive usually vary from year to year. For more details about this scholarship, students are encouraged to visit the office.