Ferne Kyba and Pamela Smith RN to BSN Endowed Scholarship Fund
College of Nursing Conditional Application – The Ferne Kyba and Pamela Smith RN to BSN Endowed Scholarship Fund provides support to nursing students at UT Arlington who are currently enrolled or graduates who are pursuing a Master’s or higher degree.
*Be a Registered Nurse currently enrolled in the RN to BSN program or graduate of this program who pursuing graduate education in the College of Nursing at UT Arlington.
*Have completed a minimum of 9 semester hours of nursing courses or have a baccalaureate degree from the RN to BSN program in the College of Nursing.
*Have achieved a minimum overall GPA of 3.00 and a minimum nursing GPA of 3.00 in courses completed at UT Arlington.
*Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident of the U.S.
Preference shall be given to students who qualify on one or more of the following criteria:
*Demonstrate leadership potential (professional organization activities, community service, etc.);
*Are the first in their family to achieve attend college;
*Have worked in geriatric nursing or are enrolled in a geriatric education program;
*Have worked in hospice or palliative nursing
*Have achieved a minimum overall GPA of 3.25 and a minimum nursing GPA of 3.25 in courses completed at UTArlington