01.03.2018 Back to News

Nurses: Are You Interested in $5,000 or $7,500 for Graduate School?

2018 Scholarship Application Deadline: Feb. 27 

The Carolyn Scott “Spirit of Excellence” Scholarships, Foundation Graduate Scholarships and Ruth Freed Leadership Scholarship might help you achieve your educational goals.  

Eight $7,500 Carolyn Scott “Spirit of Excellence” Scholarships and four $5,000 “Foundation Graduate” Scholarships will be awarded to nurses seeking a Masters or PhD degree.  

One $5,000 Ruth Freed Leadership Scholarship will be awarded to a nurse, or employee in a patient care position aspiring to be a nurse, seeking a Masters degree related to the nursing leadership field: Nursing, Business Administration or Nursing Informatics.

Scholarship Application Process

Applications are being accepted now.

Applications must be received in the Methodist Hospital Foundation Office, 8701 W. Dodge Rd, Suite 450, by Tuesday, February 27 at 3 p.m.  

The complete scholarship criteria and application forms are available on mhsintranet (see Just For Nurses, Patient Care - Misc. Information & Announcements) or by following these links:

  • For the Carolyn Scott “Spirit of Excellence” and “Foundation Graduate” Scholarship application, click here.

  • For the Ruth Freed Leadership Scholarship application, click here

ATTENTION: Please read the eligibility and application criteria carefully.
Applications must meet all requirements to be accepted.    


Contact Methodist Hospital Foundation at (402) 354-4825 or foundation@nmhs.org.