Employee Nursing Scholarships
Through funding from the Miami Valley Hospital Foundation and generous donors throughout the community, scholarships are available for employees who are pursuing nursing degrees. Donors understand the essential role that nurses have in units, programs and clinical disciplines throughout the hospital. The following scholarships are being offered to employees in 2017.
Minority Nursing Scholarship
Scholarship recipients enrolled in a nursing program will receive up to $5,000 per year if enrolled in a Bachelors program, and $2,500 per year if enrolled in an Associates program. Funding support will not exceed 2 years.
Kyle Combs Advanced Care Education Scholarship
Established in memory of PCT Kyle Combs, this scholarship is available for Patient Care Technicians in the Advanced Care unit at Miami Valley Hospital who want to serve as a nurse on this unit.
Pat Hastings Nursing Scholarship
The scholarship was established in honor of Pat Hastings, a longtime Miami Valley Hospital employee. The scholarship benefits MVH employees and/or their legal dependents who are pursuing a nursing career. To receive a funding award, students must already be formally accepted into a program.
Jerry Colp Nursing Scholarship
The scholarship was established by Jerry Colp, a longtime Dayton businessman and benefactor of the Jerry Colp Center of Nursing Excellence at MVH. The scholarship is available to nursing students who are 1) pursuing a nursing undergraduate degree, 2) who have been formally accepted into a program, and 3) have two years or less until graduation. Applicants must also qualify for Federal Student Aid.