Scholarship Application

Scholarship Application2018-11-15T11:26:50+00:00

Applications must be submitted by Friday, March 15, 2019

Please complete PARTS I, II, III and IV of the application.

Applications with missing or incomplete information will not be considered.

Check all that apply:

Applicant must be a non-traditional student (age 25 or older) who is pursuing either a Bachelor of Science or Master of Science in Nursing Degree, Nurse Practitioner Degree, or other related advanced nursing degrees at the University of Northern Colorado. This two-year scholarship covers the cost of in-state tuition, books, fees, and a stipend for living expenses. Applicant must be a U.S. citizen.

Applicant must have been accepted into an accredited nursing program operating in Colorado with plans to complete a BSN. Applicant must agree to apply for a nursing position at North Colorado Medical Center upon completion of degree.

Applicant must have been accepted into an accredited Colorado nursing program with plans to complete an Associate Degree, Bachelor of Science, or Master of Science in Nursing Degree, Nurse Practitioner Degree, or other related advanced nursing degrees.

Applicant must have been accepted into the Aims Community College Dual Enrollment Nursing Program in conjunction with the University of Northern Colorado and is seeking a Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree. Applicant must agree to apply for an RN position at North Colorado Medical Center upon completion of degree. For every six months of employment at NCMC, $1,000 of the loan will be forgiven. Recipient is not guaranteed employment. If no position is available within sixty days of graduation, the loan is forgiven in full.

Applicant must be working at North Colorado Medical Center for at least 90 days and have been accepted into an accredited nursing school program with plans to complete an Associate Degree or Bachelor of Science.

Applicant must be a resident of Weld County looking to obtain certification as a Certified Nurse Assistant through courses offered at Aims Community College. This scholarship includes course tuition, certification testing fee, books and medical equipment required for course work. Applicant must be a U.S. citizen.

Applicant must be an employee (or spouse/child/grandchild) who is a current or former employee at NCMC who has worked at least 90 days in an environmental services position, the opportunity to further or complete their education through courses at a community college, technical school, or a university. Applicant must have one semester of post high school credit.

Applicant must meet the prerequisite requirements and have been accepted into the Surgical Technology program at an accredited Colorado-based community college or technical institute. This scholarship provides payment of tuition up to $1,250 per semester and reimbursement of books for two years. Recipients of this scholarship are encouraged to work for the North Colorado Medical Center upon completion of their degree.

PART I


Date of Birth:

Month: Day: Year:

Please provide department:
Please provide the relationship to you:

What is your spouse's occupation?
What is your spouse's monthly gross income? $

Are you a legal dependent?

If so, how many?

If yes, please indicate amount: $
Who is the lender/source?

Where are you employed?
What is your monthly gross income? $

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PART II


Essay
(Please attach a Word document that includes answers to both questions)

  • What life experiences persuaded you to pursue a career in healthcare?
  • What qualities do you possess that will make you successful in this career?


PART III


Resume/References
(Please attach Word documents or pdfs here)

  • A current resume indicating your academic history, employment history, achievements, and awards.
  • Please include two letters of reference.




PART IV


Transcripts

  • Transcript(s) from high school or college you have attended.
  • High school transcripts must include SAT and/or ACT scores.
  • Non‐traditional students, age 25 and over, do not need to submit high school transcripts.
  • Please request official copies of your transcripts and send directly to:

    North Colorado Medical Center Foundation
    Attention: Scholarship Coordinator
    1801 16th Street
    Greeley, CO 80631