2024 Nursing Scholarship

Scholarship Overview:

The Sura College 2024 Nursing Scholarship is designed to support students in their pursuit of higher education by providing partial assistance for tuition expenses while encouraging continuous enrollment and academic success.

Scholarship Details:

Award Amount:

  • $9,404.88 tuition credit per student. The tuition credit is applied beginning in the student’s second semester.
  • If the student is awarded transfer credit, the scholarship will be reduced to cover the costs of the credits to be attended in the semester.
  • In the event of withdrawal after the first semester, should a refund be due, the refund will be returned to the scholarship program.

Tuition Coverage:

  • The scholarship will cover the final three semesters’ tuition.

Student Responsibility:

  • Students are responsible for covering the cost of:
    • The first semester’s tuition ($3,135.12)
    • Books
    • Registration fees.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Must be a new student in the MSN program at Sura College, starting in the Fall 2024 semester (August 26, 2024).
  • Must maintain continuous enrollment throughout the scholarship period.
  • Must pass each course with a “B” or higher

Conditions for Scholarship Renewal:

To maintain eligibility for scholarship renewal, students must:

  • Maintain continuous enrollment in the program.
  • Pass each course with a “B” or higher.

Application Process:

Eligible students will be automatically considered for the Sura College 2024 Nursing Scholarship based on their enrollment status and academic performance. To be eligible, complete the 2024 Nursing Scholarship section of the application. Up to ten (10) scholarships will be awarded.

The scholarship applicants are required to write an essay on how earning a MSN degree will contribute to the achievement of their professional goals, have a cumulative undergraduate GPA of 3.5 or above, and have a minimum of 5 years of work experience. Preference is given to nurses with experience in serving “underserved populations” and nurses that are bi-lingual. The scholarship committee, which consists of the Campus Director and the Executive Director of Nursing, reviews the applicant’s information and approves or denies the application and notifies the applicant within 15 working days.