Beta Eta at-Large Chapter: Call for Scholarships/Grant Applications

The Beta Eta at-Large Chapter of Sigma is pleased to announce the call for awards for both undergraduate and PhD nursing students. The undergraduate scholarships and PhD grant are awarded in the Spring and the DNP grants are awarded in the Fall. A call for DNP applications will be sent out later in the year. Students who are Sigma members at Edgewood College and the University of Wisconsin-Madison Schools of Nursing are eligible to apply.

All undergraduate and PhD applications are due by Friday, March 12th, 2021 at 5:00 pm. Please pass along this information to others who may be interested in applying. More details are below.

Undergraduate Nursing Scholarship Awards
The Beta Eta at-Large chapter is offering two $500 scholarship awards to undergraduate students who are members of Sigma. Applications will be reviewed for academic performance, personal and professional goals, and professional and community service. The scholarship funds may be used by the recipient toward the cost of tuition, books, NCLEX prep courses or other school or licensing expenses. Please see attachments for the Undergraduate application.

Graduate Student Research Award
The Beta Eta at-Large chapter will offer one $1000 award to support research and scholarship in nursing to members of Sigma who are currently enrolled in a PhD program. PhD Students at Edgewood College and the University of Wisconsin-Madison who are members of Sigma are eligible to apply. Applications will be reviewed for clarity, succinctness, and feasibility of the proposed research or scholarly project. Please see attachments for the PhD application. The winner of the graduate student research award will be asked to accept his/her award at the upcoming Beta Eta at-Large Spring Event (date and location to be announced).

Applications are downloadable below.  If you are not a current member, you may apply to join Sigma’s Beta Eta Chapter at-Large by contacting Tina DeGroot at or Britta Lothary at Questions about the application can be directed to:

All applications must be received via email at: by 5:00 pm Friday, March 12, 2021.

Kind regards,
Sigma’s Beta Eta-at-Large Chapter Scholarship Committee

Download the PhD Application:
PhD Appplication 2021.docx

Download the Undergraduate Application:

This post was authored by Mariah Allen on 02/08/2021.