H. Claire Walters RN Memorial Scholarship
The H. Claire Walters, RN Memorial Scholarship honors of Helen Walters, who studied nursing at College of DuPage and worked as a nurse in the Chicago suburban area, and in recognition of the benefit that COD provided to Helen while pursuing her education. The scholarship is generously funded through the Walters RN Scholarship Endowment, which was established by Allan and Barbara Walters. This scholarship is offered to students enrolled in the associate of Nursing program who demonstrate financial need. Applicants must be residents of District 502 (College of DuPage district), be enrolled in the Nursing associate degree program, and file the FAFSA for the applicable academic year. Preference will be given to adult students over the age of 25.
Applicants must submit a one-page written recommendation from an instructor, coach, supervisor or similarly appropriate person speaking to the character of the candidate. Applicants are responsible for communicating with their recommenders to ensure that all materials are submitted prior to the application deadline. Award: $2,000