UW-Madison & DHS School Nurse Education Partnership Scholarship

The Department of Health Services (DHS) strives to address the need for additional school nurse and health service professionals in schools. This scholarship was established to support Wisconsin RNs to obtain school nurse training and explore their interest in school nursing. Scholarship applicants must be Wisconsin residents with an intention to stay and practice in Wisconsin. They must also:

  • Be enrolled in the School Nurse Certificate program OR
  • Be enrolled in N470: School Nursing in the Context of Community Health Practice OR
  • Have a documented interest in school nursing via the scholarship application.

School of Nursing
Supplemental Questions
  1. Select the nursing program in which you are enrolled. Only current nursing students should complete this application. You are not eligible for School of Nursing funding if you are a pre-nursing student.
  2. Are you a Wisconsin resident (in-state tuition)?
  3. Do you intent to stay and practice in Wisconsin following graduation?
  4. Are you currently enrolled in, plan to enroll, or have previously completed Nursing 470: School Nursing in the Context of Community Health Practice?
  5. This scholarship is for currently enrolled nursing students interested in School Nursing. In 250 words or less, please describe your interest in School Nursing.