School of Nursing
Financial Aid & Scholarships
Ron & Gayle Peterson Nursing Scholarship
The intent of the scholarship is to assist undergraduate in the School of Nursing at Western Illinois University. Students must be junior standing, have a 3.25 or better GPA, accepting into the nursing major, single or working mother, and demonstrate services to the field of Nursing.
Applications can be obtained
- from the Scholarship Office, Sherman Hall 308, 1 University Circle, Western Illinois University, Macomb, IL 61455-1390
- the School of Nursing, Currens Hall 125, Western Illinois University, Macomb, IL 61455-1390
- or via PDF download [application form | letter of reference form]
The amount of the award is $500.00 (determined by annual interest earnings on the endowment.)
Recipients will be selected by the Nursing Scholarship Committee in the School of Nursing.
Financial need Is not a consideration.
Inquiries Should Be Sent To
School of Nursing, Currens Hall 125, Western Illinois University, Macomb, IL 61455-1390.
Deadline for application
May 1. Recipient will be selected by June 1.
Is the Scholarship Renewable?
Recipients may reapply for the scholarship; it is not automatically renewable.