Accelerated BSN Scholarship Program 
Program Description The scholarship program offers financial assistance to students enrolled in the Accelerated Bachelor's of Science in Nursing Program offered by MU-Sinclair School of Nursing. Under this program, the majority of tuition expenses will be waived in return for a commitment to work as a Registered Nurse at University of Missouri Health Care (either University Hospital or Columbia Regional Hospital) in at least a 75% full time position, within 30 days of graduation.
Scholarship Eligibility To be eligible for the scholarship, an individual must: Be accepted into the Sinclair School of Nursing Accelerated BSN Program. Complete the program within 15 months. Agree to work as a Registered Nurse at University of Missouri Health Care (Columbia Regional Hospital or University Hospital) for a specified period of time after graduation in a traditional FT benefit-eligible unit-based position. Scholarship Monetary Amounts/Time Commitments Amount $7,001 – $14, 000 $3,501 - $7,000 Up to $3,500 Program Guidelines If you receive a scholarship, you must: Remain actively enrolled, and in good standing in the Accelerated BSN Program at Sinclair School of Nursing and graduate within 15 months. Sign a scholarship agreement committing to work as a Registered Nurse for University Health Care at least 75% (30 hours/week) beginning within 30 days of graduation. Application Requirements Information will be sent to each applicant who has been accepted into the program To be considered for a scholarship you must complete the application process electronically [deadline is March 28] by visiting our website at jobs.muhealth.org Additional Points of Consideration It is very important you are well informed before making this commitment. Your decision checklist should include: Understanding nursing care is provided 24/7 for our patients, thus being willing to work evening, night, and weekend shifts when starting your new position is absolutely critical Committing to staying in Columbia MO, as University Health Care employee for specified amount of time Comfortable with potential work assignments [will be discussed during interview process] Comfortable with the projected salary and differentials [will be discussed during interview process] Commitment Required (in full months) 36 months 24 months 12 months