Bottoms, Marjorie S. Nursing
The recipient must be enrolled (full or part-time) as a graduate student in Nursing. Preference will be given to students enrolled in the nursing administration role preparation. In the event there are no nursing administration applicants, the scholarship may be awarded to a student enrolled in the nurse educator role preparation.APPLICATION PROCEDURE:
Application Forms: Students who are admitted to the nursing program at UW-Eau Claire will receive an email in late February/early March when the scholarship application is ready and available. The email will include the path to the online application forms. PART ONE is filled online and submitted electronically. PART TWO (the essay and activities form) is filled out online and printed off, signed and submitted to the Dean’s Assistant Office, Nursing 103, by the deadline. Only one essay can be submitted. The essay must address the eligibility criteria for each of the scholarships that they wish to apply for.APPLICATION DEADLINE: Second Monday in March
The Nursing Scholarship and Awards Committee will review applications and recommend a recipient to the Dean.SELECTION DEADLINE: On or about May 1
The Dean will notify the recipient by letter and submit a “Scholarship Award Form” to the Financial Aid Office.SPECIAL NOTES:
The Marjorie Bottoms Servant Leadership Scholarship was established by Mary Ellen Stolder to honor Dr. Bottoms for her leadership and mentorship. Dr. Bottoms joined the College of Nursing and Health Sciences Faculty in 1985. She served as Director of Evaluation and was named the Associate Dean of the College of Nursing and Health Sciences in 1991. Marge Bottoms was named Associate Dean and Educational Administrator for the College of Nursing and Health Sciences in 1995 and served in that capacity until 1998. She then served as the Chair of the Nursing Systems Department until her retirement in 2000. Dr. Bottoms exemplified the servant leader during her career at UW-Eau Claire. She has been influential as a mentor for faculty and many of the UW-Eau Claire graduate students in the Education and Administration role preparations. A thank you should be directed to the donor, Ms Mary Ellen Stolder, through the UW-Eau Claire Foundation, S-214.
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Updated: May 18, 2013