All full time students accepted into our Practical Nursing Program who have
demonstrated academic excellence but have a short term financial hardship that
will force them to withdraw from the program.
Candidates for the Practical Nursing Academic Excellence Scholarship must:
- Pass the TEAS test
- Complete all requirement for acceptance into the
Practical Nursing Certificate program
- Complete Financial
Aid for thePractical Nursing.
- Submit at least one letter of recommendation from a
faculty or staff member of the Pennsylvania Institute of Technology
- Submit a personal letter that explains the short term
An Practical Nursing Academic Excellence Scholarship will be awarded “up to”
but not to exceed $2,000 for the clinical
portion of the Practical Nursing program. Funds will be applied to the students
account only after PHEAA and PELL grants have been awarded in each term, in
order to meet unfulfilled financial needs for the current term. No student
stipends or refunds will be released directly to students from funds awarded
through a Practical Nursing Academic Excellence Scholarship.