Charlotte A Howard Scholarship

The Charlotte A. Howard Scholarship provides up to two $10,000 awards per year for students enrolled in the RN to BSN or Dual Enrollment RN to BSN undergraduate program and one $10,000 scholarship to a registered nurse pursuing additional graduate education in the nurse practitioner program. The scholarship is need-based and students must demonstrate financial need by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or the Colorado Application for State Financial Aid (CASFA -ASSET students only) no later than March 1st. Preference will be given to those residing and practicing in a rural community in need of healthcare professionals for at least one year after program completion.

Recipients will be notified of scholarship results in May.

Graduate, Need Based, Nursing and Health Sciences
Supplemental Questions
  1. Do you intend to practice nursing in a rural community?
  2. What are your specific career goals related to improving the quality of health care in your rural community? Minimum Length: 75 words. Maximum Length: 300 words. Essays will be ranked based upon content, length, grammar, spelling, organized structure, and attention to detail. Limit the use of abbreviations or acronyms. You are encouraged to write an essay that grabs the attention of the reader by being creative and using rich language.