The scholarship fund was established by the Alumni Association of Lutheran School of Nursing in honor of Helen Amelung, Night Supervisor for many years at Lutheran Hospital; Katharine M. Beckmann, faculty member and Director of Education at the School of Nursing, also a former alumni president; and Ella Richter, faculty member and Director of Education at the School of Nursing. All of them contributed to the profession of nursing for many years and were dedicated Alumni members.
CRITERIA FOR USE OF THE FUND
This fund is for the use of LSN Alumni members who are seeking majors in nursing for baccalaureate, master’s and doctoral programs. Students may apply at any stage of their study.
APPLICATION PROCESS FOR MAJOR IN NURSING
Applicants should fill out a Scholarship Cover Sheet and submit a letter (with two copies) describing nursing degree studies, goals and academic progress.
The awards will be made for the following fiscal year, June 1–May 31.
Applicants may apply for a $1,000 scholarship for a major in nursing degree. To apply for the A-B-R Scholarship, the applicant has to belong to the LSN alumni for at least one year.
The applications should be sent to the Chairperson of the scholarship committee:
Betty (Trauth) Breen
11814 Doverhill Dr., St. Louis Mo 63128-1114
NOTIFICATION OF AWARDS
After the committee has had an opportunity to review all the materials, it will make a recommendation to the Alumni Board of Directors for the final decisions.