Read scholarshipguide.pdf text version

2012-2013

CHAMBERLAIN CoLLEgE of N u R s I N g scholarship

guide

chamberlain.edu/scholarships

At Chamberlain, we will do everything we can to help you earn your nursing degree and focus on your career.

That includes helping you identify all your financing options, as well as helping you apply for the financial assistance you need. More than 80% of Chamberlain students receive some form of financial aid. Financial aid is available for those who qualify in the form of federal and private loans, scholarships, grants and work-study. Contact your student finance representative for more information on all scholarship options available to you.

Eligibility Requirements

1. Acceptance in a Chamberlain degree program* (employees of DeVry Inc. or any DeVry Inc. institution are not eligible). 2. If a student is eligible for a special Chamberlain tuition rate (e.g., military rate, alumni rate or other scholarships), the option that is in the student's best financial interest will be applied. 3. Scholarships will not be awarded in excess of tuition within each semester.

NOTE: Scholarship recipients are responsible for all other educational expenses.

*

Navigate to Nursing participants are only eligible for the Navigate to Nursing Scholarship.

For the most updated list of Chamberlain scholarship opportunities, visit chamberlain.edu/scholarships

2

CHAMBERLAIN COLLEGE OF NURSING SCHOLARSHIp GUIDE

uNderGraduate ScholarShipS

Navigate to Nursing (N2N)Scholarship program

A merit-based scholarship providing assistance toward tuition and fees* to allow qualified high school seniors to begin earning college credit toward their Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree while still in high school. All credits are completed under the predetermined Navigate to Nursing scholarship program curriculum. Verification Requirements: · Submission of official high school transcripts · Submission of application and parental consent form for applicants under the age of 18 · Review and approval by the Chamberlain Admission Committee Eligibility: · Limited to seniors from high schools recognized by Chamberlain · Minimum high school CGPA of 3.2 on a 4.0 scale · A letter of recommendation from a high school counselor or teacher

up to $8,500 iN aSSiStaNce towardS tuitioN & FeeS*

Availability: Varies by location

For more information, visit chamberlain.edu/n2n.

Next Generation Scholarship

A merit-based scholarship providing tuition assistance for recent high school graduates who have shown exceptional academic performance. · Meet or exceed at least one of the following minimum scores: - 85 on the Chamberlain Admission Assessment (A2) - 24 on the ACT (composite score) - 1100 on the SAT (critical reading and mathematics reasoning sections) · Personal statement, references and interview · Minimum of 12 credit hours enrollment in first semester Continued Eligibility: · Minimum 3.5 CGPA on a 4.0 scale · Minimum of 12 credit hours per semester Deadline:** See your admission representative for your campus deadline.

$1,250 per SeSSioN (up to $22,500)

Availability: Varies by campus, semester and available funds Verification Requirements: High school transcripts Eligibility: · Acceptance into the Chamberlain pre-licensure program · Minimum high school CGPA of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale · Graduated high school within the last 12 months

dean's Scholarship

A merit-based scholarship providing tuition assistance for students who have shown exceptional academic performance. · Meet or exceed at least one of the following minimum scores: - 85 on the Chamberlain Admission Assessment (A2) - 24 on the ACT (composite score) - 1100 on the SAT (critical reading and mathematics reasoning sections) · Personal statement, references and interview · Minimum of 12 credit hours enrollment in first semester Continued Eligibility: · Minimum 3.5 CGPA on a 4.0 scale · Minimum of 12 credit hours per semester Deadline:** See your admission representative for your campus deadline.

$1,250 per SeSSioN (up to $22,500)

Availability: Varies by campus, semester and available funds Verification Requirements: Transcripts from all institutions attended. Eligibility: · Acceptance into the Chamberlain pre-licensure program · Minimum CGPA of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale from all institutions attended · Graduated high school more than 12 months ago

* Scholarship amounts may vary. For complete details, visit chamberlain.edu/n2n ** Scholarship application must be received prior to the start of the student's first semester.

CHAMBERLAIN COLLEGE OF NURSING SCHOLARSHIp GUIdE

3

undergraduate SCholarShipS

nightingale Scholarship

A need-based scholarship providing tuition assistance for students who have demonstrated exceptional need. · FAFSA Expected Family Contribution (EFC) falls within the range of $0 to $10,000 for initial qualification

NOTE: Student does not need to meet this criterion for continued eligibility. If the student is selected for verification, the verification process must be completed so that the resulting EFC can be used to determine eligibility.

$1,250 per SeSSion (up to $22,500)

Availability: Varies by campus, session and available funds Eligibility: · Acceptance into a Chamberlain pre-licensure program · Minimum of 12 credit hours enrollment in first semester

· Personal statement, references and interview Continued Eligibility: · Minimum 3.5 CGPA on a 4.0 scale · Minimum of 12 credit hours per semester Deadline:* See your admission representative for your campus deadline.

Chief Steward Scholarship

A merit-based scholarship providing tuition assistance for students who have demonstrated exceptional academic performance and a commitment to community involvement. · Enrollment in a pre-licensure program · History of involvement in community organizations, Chamberlain organizations and activities · Personal statement, references and interview · Minimum of 12 credit hours enrollment per semester Continued Eligibility: · Minimum 3.25 CGPA on a 4.0 scale · Minimum of 12 credit hours per semester · 48 volunteer hours per semester in community organizations and Chamberlain organizations and activities Deadline:* See your student finance representative for your campus deadline.

$500 per SeSSion (up to $8,000)

Availability: Varies by campus, semester and available funds Verification Requirements: · Chamberlain academic records · Documentation of community involvement Eligibility: · A minimum of 12 hours of Chamberlain coursework with a minimum CGPA of 3.25 on a 4.0 scale

president's Scholarship

A merit-based scholarship providing tuition assistance for students who have shown exceptional academic performance. Continued Eligibility: · Minimum CGPA of 3.8 on a 4.0 scale · Enrolled in a minimum of 6 credit hours per session · Maintain good academic standing

NOTE: Students who do not meet continuing eligibility requirements can be awarded the scholarship again if they later meet the continuing eligibility criteria.

$750 per SeSSion (up to $4,500)

Availability: Unlimited Initial Eligibility: · Acceptance into Chamberlain's RN to BSN online degree completion option · CGPA of 3.7 or higher on a 4.0 scale in original nursing program · No scholarship application is required · Students must be enrolled in a minimum of 6 credit hours per session to receive the award

* Employees of DeVry Inc. or any DeVry Inc. institution are not eligible.

Deadline:* See your admission representative for your campus deadline.

4

CHAMBERLAIN COLLEGE OF NURSING SCHOLARSHIp GUIDE

graduatE SCholarShipS

Clinical Educator Scholarship

A scholarship for registered nurses with clinical experience looking to become educators in a hospital or school setting. · Minimum of 3 credit hours per session · Licensed registered nurse · 5+ years experience working in a clinical or hospital setting · Commitment to Chamberlain's Master of Science in Nursing ­ Educator Specialty Track · Application and acceptance into the Chamberlain Master of Science in Nursing degree program Continued Eligibility: · Minimum 3.0 CGPA on a 4.0 scale · Minimum of 3 credit hours per session Deadline: Two weeks prior to session start.

$290 pEr SESSion (up to $3,500)

Availability: Unlimited Verification Requirements: · Completed Employment Verification form signed by the candidate's employer at an eligible institution Eligibility: · Minimum 3.0 CGPA on a 4.0 scale in original nursing program

Working parent Scholarship

A scholarship for registered nurses with dependent children who are looking to pursue their Master of Science in Nursing degree. decisions rendered no later than one week prior to session start.

$290 pEr SESSion (up to $3,500)

Availability: Unlimited Verification Requirements: · Copy of most recent federal tax returns · Completed Employment Verification form signed by the candidate's employer at an eligible institution Eligibility: · Minimum 3.0 CGPA on a 4.0 scale in original nursing program · Licensed registered nurse · Ability to claim dependent children on their taxes per IRS guidelines · Application and acceptance into Chamberlain's Master of Science in Nursing degree program · Currently working as a registered nurse · Minimum of 3 credit hours per session Continued Eligibility: · Minimum 3.0 CGPA on a 4.0 scale · Minimum of 3 credit hours per session Deadline: Two weeks prior to session start.

Chamberlain College of Nursing reserves the right to change the terms, conditions and availability of scholarships at any time without notice.

CHAMBERLAIN COLLEGE OF NURSING SCHOLARSHIp GUIdE

5

Need more help?

A Chamberlain student services representative can review these steps with you or talk about additional financing options.

Feel free to call us at any time during the process at 888.556.8CCN (8226) or visit chamberlain.edu.

chamberlain.edu

Phone: 888.556.8CCN (8226) | email: [email protected] 3005 Highland Parkway, Downers Grove, IL 60515

Comprehensive consumer information is available at chamberlain.edu/studentconsumerinfo FOR ARLINGTON CAMPUS STUDENTS: Chamberlain College of Nursing, 2450 Crystal Drive, Arlington, VA 22202, is certified to operate by the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia, 101 N. 14th Street, 10th Floor, James Monroe Building, Richmond, VA 23219, 804.225.2600. Chamberlain College of Nursing has provisional approval from the Virginia Board of Nursing, Perimeter Center, 9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 300, Henrico, Virginia 23233-1463, 804.367.4515. AC0107. 12-100099.3 ©2012 Chamberlain College of Nursing LLC. All rights reserved. 1012tblcp10m

Information

6 pages

Report File (DMCA)

Our content is added by our users. We aim to remove reported files within 1 working day. Please use this link to notify us:

Report this file as copyright or inappropriate

1080133