Paul Cole Scholarship

Scholarship Description

Description   The Paul Cole Scholarship is named in memory of Paul Cole, CNMT, who served as President of the SNM Technologist Section (SNMTS) in 1986 and who was known as a champion of education for technologists.  Twenty-five $1,000 scholarships are available through a grant from the Education and Research Foundation for SNM. One of these twenty-five scholarships will be awarded to a student geographically located in the Central Chapter of SNM.  Additionally, the Southeastern Michigan Associates and Technical Affiliates (SEMATA), a local grassroots affiliate organization of the Central Chapter of SNM, has funded three $500 scholarships that will be awarded to students geographically located in Southeastern Michigan. Requirements:  Applications will not be considered unless the following have been received by the application deadline:  • A completed application, which includes the applicant’s personal & financial information and the nuclear medicine technology program information.  • Official transcripts of all formal education (high school transcripts are not necessary if transcripts of college level work are submitted) issued directly from the institution’s registrar’s office. Further instructions are included in the ‘Official Transcripts of all Formal Education’ section of this application.  • An applicant statement, not to exceed one page, in .doc or .pdf format that can be attached to this application. The brief statement should describe your educational aspirations and financial need for scholarship assistance.  • A completed evaluation from the program director, whose information will be requested in the ‘Program Director Evaluation’ section of this application.  Applicant Eligibility:  To be eligible for the Paul Cole Scholarship, candidates must:  • Demonstrate financial need.  • Be enrolled in or accepted into an institution accredited through the Joint Review Committee on Educational Programs in Nuclear Medicine Technology (JRCNMT). To see if your institution is accredited with JRCNMT, please visit their website at Award is open to students in associate, baccalaureate, and certificate level programs.  • Have maintained a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 or better (on a 4.0 scale) or B average in a nuclear medicine technology core curriculum.  Serious applicants only, please. Questions regarding eligibility requirements or application contents should be directed to Nicole Mitchell, Program Manager, at or by calling 1.703.652.6795.

Year of Need: College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior,


Num Awards: 25

Min Award: 1000

Max Award: 1000

Deadline: 2017-01-14


Sponsoring Organization SNM
1850 Samuel Morse Drive
Reston, VA 20190

Contact Person: Nicole Mitchell, Grants and Awards Program Manager

Phone: 703-708-9000 / 703-652-6795

Fax: 703-708-9015