Nursing Scholarships

Barbara Bell Blake Nursing Scholarship

An endowed fund awarding a scholarship to an undergraduate student pursuing a degree in nursing. The student must have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or better, be a sophomore, and reside in
La Porte County.

Lucille I. Bluhm and Gayle T. Bluhm Scholarship

An endowed fund awarding a scholarship to students in nursing at Purdue University North Central.

Robert L. Carr, Jr. Memorial Fund

An endowed fund awarding a scholarship to students majoring in nursing at Purdue University North Central who have a record of academic excellence.

Patricia M. Daly Scholarship

An endowed fund established to award scholarships to students in good academic standing who are pursuing a degree in nursing.

A.J. Del Vecchio Endowment Fund

This endowed fund annually awards The Founder’s Award for Nursing Excellence. The recipient must receive an A.S. in nursing during the academic year and demonstrate a commitment to excellence in nursing.

Dr. Angela Del Vecchio

 

Dr. Angela Del Vecchio
Purdue North Central Professor of Nursing 1966-1969
Credited with developing PNC’s associate degree program in Nursing

 

 

Duneland Health Council, Inc. Award

These scholarships are awarded to promising nursing students at Purdue University North Central.

Ruth Mitnick Memorial Fund

An endowed fund awarding scholarships to sophomore-level students studying nursing at PNC and who reside in the area served by the Michigan City Area Schools.

Patrick J. and Jacqueline E. Mulchay Scholarship

Awarded to students of Purdue University North Central in the fields of nursing or other healthcare professions.

William S. and Kathryn L. Shields Scholarship

Scholarship for the education of health care professionals at Purdue University North Central.

Dorothy Verdos Nursing Scholarship

Supported solely by the GFWC/IFC Woman’s Study Club, this scholarship is awarded to a nursing student who resides in La Porte County.

Sandra Calkins Kowalski Community Nursing Fund (Unity Foundation of La Porte County)

Sandra Calkins Kowalski was a nursing professor for 25 years at Purdue University North Central and Valparaiso University.
An endowed fund providing support to students pursuing an undergraduate nursing degree with emphasis on community nursing or public health.