If you are a nursing student in MU and in need for financial assistance, consider applying to John Sullivan Waggoner Memorial Nursing Scholarship. This scholarship isawarded to deserving student pursing a nursing degree program at any of the Schools of Nursing at the University of Missouri campuses. The criteria for the awarding include ability to demonstrate financial need but the son of the nominate. The amounts of award vary and specified by the Financial Aid Office of MU.
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.