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Nursing Scholarships and Awards

The Student Affairs Committee supports, sponsors, and initiates the MOSINA, MLN and other awards for formal recognition of outstanding student achievement. Each award and scholarship has specific criteria and deadlines.

View Avila's First-Year Student Scholarships
View Avila's Transfer Student Scholarships

 
SCHOLARSHIPS

Tradition of Excellence
At least one pre-licensure junior nursing student is selected annually by the nursing faculty following admission to the nursing program. The selected student demonstrates through the application written essay a commitment and potential for excellence in nursing.

The Research Foundation provides scholarships for students interested in pursuing a degree in nursing at one of the following nursing programs: Avila University (Kansas City, MO), Rockhurst University/Research College of Nursing (Kansas City, MO) or William Jewell College (Liberty, MO).

Awards

MOSINA (Most Outstanding Senior in Nursing Award)
This award supports the faculty belief that the humanities are an essential part of the nursing program and as such recognizes the senior pre-licensusre student who has best achieved the curriculum objective as determined through academic excellence, service, and clinical performance.

Excellence in Clinical Practice Award  This award recognizes the senior pre-licensure nursing student who has best demonstrated overall excellence in the clinical environment.

Excellence in Leadership Award  This award recognizes the pre-licensure nursing student, who has best demonstrated overall excellence in leadership potential, interpersonal skills, and a commitment to life-long.

All Schools & Colleges

The Avila Promise

  • Tuition Protection
  • 4-Year Graduation Guarantee
  • Internship or Research Guarantee
  • Up to $1,000 Travel Award

 

That’s the Avila Promise.

School of Nursing Now Accepting Late Applications for Fall 2019 Through May 1, 2019

Visit the School of Nursing Admission and Application Information Pages.

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Class of 2023

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Each year Avila students volunteer more than 140,000 hours through community service and study programs beginning with our annual day at Harvesters - The Community Food Network.

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