Nursing Excellence Scholarship
The Nursing Excellence Scholarship is available to Western Maryland Health System employees (.8 FTE or above) who would like to pursue a degree in nursing, and who are currently accepted or enrolled in a BSN, NP, or RN program. The Foundation will provide financial support to cover college tuition, books, uniforms, supplies, and fees. In addition, the employee will receive two days per week of paid education time, and continue to accrue benefits at his/her usual rate. Paid hours may not exceed 40 per week. Upon graduation, the recipient agrees to work at a .8 FTE or higher position at WMHS for one year for each year of scholarship received. The employee must have a good employment record along with a minimum 3.0 cumulative grade point average (GPA) for consideration and continuation.
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* Complete this application for all WMHS Scholarships except WMHS Auxiliary and Nancy D. Adams Nursing Leadership Scholarship.