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Mary Clare '65 and Gerald Loftus Nursing Scholarship

Application Deadline:
January 31, 2021
Amount Range:
*Up to $6,150
Jill Marceille

Scholarship Details

This award was made possible through the generosity of Mary Clare '65 and Gerald Loftus.

Criteria for application:

  1. Be a full-time junior or senior student in good academic standing in the School of Nursing and Health Sciences.
  2. Must have a cumulative GPA of 2.7 or higher.
  3. Work in a Catholic or community hospital in the Chicago metropolitan area.
  4. Submit an essay that describes the manner in which you demonstrate the qualities of care and compassion consistent with the Mercy mission.
  5. Must demonstrate a financial need.
  6. Submit a letter of recommendation from employment manager.
  7. Fill out the online application form (linked below).

Please Note: All School of Nursing and Health Sciences scholarship recipients are expected to "give back" to the School of Nursing and Health Sciences upon request by participating in a School of Nursing and Health Sciences activity.

*Award amount will vary based on availability of funds and number of scholarships awarded.

Application Form

The online application form is now closed.