Nursing Scholarships

Westlake Health Foundation Nursing Scholarship

Students who are planning to major in nursing and live in the western suburbs of Chicago, are invited to apply. Scholarships vary and recipients are required to reapply each year.

Scholarship Initial Requirements

  1. Provide proof of residence in the near west suburbs of Chicago for current and past 3 years.
  2. Complete the Westlake Health Foundation Nursing Scholarship Application by February 1, 2017.
  3. Earn a minimum high school/college cumulative grade point average of 3.0 on 4 point scale.
  4. Matriculate into Dominican University and complete a pre-nursing interest form.
  5. Commit to full-time enrollment (minimum of 12 credit hours/semester).
  6. Allow Dominican University to provide scholarship recipient information to the Westlake Health Foundation.

For eligibility to reapply, a student must meet the following renewal requirements:

  1. Submit renewal Westlake Health Foundation Nursing Scholarship Application by February 1, 2017.
  2. Provide proof of continued residency in the near western suburbs of Chicago.
  3. Progression in pre-nursing and nursing studies in good academic standing and no repeated nursing courses.
  4. Continued full-time enrollment (minimum of 12 credit hours/semester).
  5. Maintenance of a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 on 4 point scale.
  6. File a FAFSA by February 15 each year (Federal School Code: 001750).

To apply, submit the following no later than February 1:
Westlake Health Foundation Nursing Scholarship