Ruth Alice Jacobs Roe Memorial Scholarship

Scholarship Description

Purpose: To provide scholarship support for a member of St. Clair Memorial Hospitals nursing staff who is interested in pursuing additional nursing education and for a college junior or senior pursuing a nursing career. Preference shall be given to Greater Cleveland residents attending an accredited Ohio college of nursing. Eligibility: To be eligible, you must: * Be a nurse at St. Clair Memorial Hospital in Mt. Lebanon, Pa., pursuing additional nursing education, or be a college junior or senior attending full-time (12 or more credit hours) as an undergraduate degree-seeking candidate at an accredited Ohio four-year college or university, enrolled in a nursing program and anticipating pursuing a career in nursing. (Preference shall be given to Greater Cleveland residents attending an accredited Ohio college of nursing.) * Have a minimum 2.5 grade-point average (GPA) on a 4.0 grade scale * Demonstrate financial need Selection process: A selection committee will base its scholarship decisions on the completed application, evidence of commitment to a career in nursing, academic performance, financial need, and ability to benefit. The committee may request a personal interview. Award process: The annual award amount will be based on the performance of the fund and number of applicants selected. There have generally been two awards at $700 each annually. Awards must be applied to tuition, fees, books, supplies, and equipment required for courses. Grants are paid to the school for the benefit of the selected student(s). 

Year of Need: College Junior, College Senior, 1st Year Grad, 2nd Year Grad,

Type: Needs Based

Num Awards: 2

Min Award: 700

Max Award: 700

Deadline: 2018-12-31


Sponsoring Organization The Cleveland Foundation
1422 Euclid Avenue, Suite 1300
Cleveland, OH 44115

Contact Person:

Phone: Phone: (216) 861-3810

Fax: Fax: (216) 861-1729