Aileen Wood Barr Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship was established by Charlene Barr Chalberg, in honor of her mother, Aileen Wood Barr. Applicant must be enrolled full- or part-time or accepted for admission at UW Oshkosh. Applicant must be a registered nurse pursuing a master’s or doctoral degree in clinical nursing at the Oshkosh Campus. Preference will be given to applicants preparing to be nurse practitioners or their equivalent. Applicant must have worked a minimum of three years as a registered nurse and must currently be working in the healthcare field. The scholarship is based on intellectual merit. Evidence will include academic performance during undergraduate studies and the applicant’s potential for successful completion of graduate studies. New applicants will be given preference in the selection process. However, previous recipients may apply for a second award. Students graduating in the current academic year are not eligible to apply. If any criteria are not fulfilled, or if the students withdraws from the program, the award will be withdrawn.

Award
$2,350
Scopes
College of Nursing, College of Nursing Graduate Program, Oshkosh Campus
Deadline
11/10/2019
Supplemental Questions
  1. Have you worked as an RN for at least three years and are you currently working in the health care field?
  2. Have you previously received the Aileen Wood Barr Scholarship?
  3. Please upload your undergraduate transcript; unofficial transcripts will be accepted.
  4. Please submit an essay describing your past contributions to patient/family/community care, as well as your professional goals related to advanced practice nursing.