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Barbara Miles Nursing Scholarship Fund

The Barbara Miles Nursing Scholarship awards assistance annually to students who meet the following criteria:

  • Entering at least the sophomore year of an accredited nursing program or for current nurses pursuing an advanced degree from an accredited program or specialty training via certification •    Permanent address must be in an area served by Blanchard Valley Health System

  • GPA of 3.00 or higher

  • Coursework must be for academic credit toward a degree or certification in nursing (special consideration will be given to applicants with goals/interests in emergency or hospice care)

  • Award must be used within the calendar year or it will be forfeited

 

Scholarship Award Maximum

Awards vary


Application Information

Applications for the Barbara Miles Nursing Scholarship Fund may be downloaded from the Blanchard Valley Health System website. All applications must be returned by mail no later than April 1. The applicant will complete the designated scholarship form. Please include one (1) original and four (4) copies of the application packet. Include one (1) official transcript and four (4) photo copied transcripts.

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Mail to: 

Blanchard Valley Health Foundation
Attn: Marie Swaisgood
1900 South Main Street Findlay, Ohio 45840

Notification of Scholarship Award

Applicants will be notified of the committee's decision by letter within 45 days of submission.

Scholarship Contact

If questions or concerns arise, contact Marie Swaisgood, development officer, at 419.429.6414 or 419.429.6489 (fax) or mswaisgood@bvhealthsystem.org. We look forward to reviewing your accomplishments.

*Endowment spending policy: On June 30 of each fiscal year, a fair market value (based on a three-year rolling average) for each endowed fund will be determined, up 5% of the fair market value, not to invade the original endowment amount. This may be available for distribution from the appropriate fund the following fiscal year.

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