First-year students may apply upon successful completion of two terms. The scholarship award will be paid in the second academic year and will be scheduled in even amounts per term. Second-year students may apply upon successful completion of five terms. The scholarship award will be paid in the third academic year and will be scheduled in even amounts per term. The scholarship applies to tuition only and is limited to 20 students per year per campus. A minimum CGPA of 3.5 and a cumulative attendance of 80% are required. Recipients may qualify for a Merit Scholarship for a total of two academic years, with the minimum or maximum amount extended for each academic year award. Students must submit a completed application to the Financial Services department, including a letter of recommendation and a personal essay of 150-300 words explaining why the applicant is interested in his/her chosen career field. The applicant can obtain an application from the Forms page or from the Financial Services Department.
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Eagle Gate College and Provo College offer a scholarship to reward students for their commitment to serve their communities through certification as a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) or licensure as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN). The Professional Scholarship award has a value of $900.00 and is paid beginning in the first semester and scheduled in equal amounts each subsequent semester. The scholarship applies to tuition only and is available to students enrolled in the Bachelor of Science in Nursing program. The scholarship is effective for students who begin school on the 09/05/2017 semester start date or after; it is not retroactive.
1. Utah Certified Nurse Aides are those individuals who successfully complete the Nursing Assistant Training and Competency Evaluation Program (NATCEP), pass the state examination and secure placement on the Utah Nursing Assistant Registry (UNAR). Verification and professional certification number must be provided by the student before the first day of the semester.
2. Utah Licensed Practical Nurses must pass the National Council Licensure Examination for Practical Nurses (NCLEX-PN) and secure placement on the Utah Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing (DOPL) registry. Verification and professional license number must be provided by the student before the first day of the semester.
3. Students must maintain satisfactory academic progress or they will lose eligibility for the scholarship.
4. Students must be enrolled in at least six credits to be eligible for the Professional Scholarship.