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Advanced Practice Provider Scholarship


Four successful scholarship recipients will receive a $1,500 scholarship. Two scholarships will be awarded from each of the following funds of the CentraCare Foundation:

  • Sue and Terry Pladson Fund
  • Mark and Karla Donlin Fund

The scholarship will be sent directly to the financial aid office of the school indicated.

To be eligible for consideration an applicant must:

  • Be employed or previously employed at a CentraCare entity (includes hospitals and clinics);
  • Be enrolled in a Nurse Practitioner, Physician Assistant or CRNA Advanced Practice Program;
  • Demonstrate qualifications through references, work experience, and professional nursing goals and achievements.

Each applicant must submit the following (must be postmarked by April 1, 2021):

  • Scholarship application form (PDF)
  • Resume or curriculum vitae (include employment history, education history, and community and volunteer work experience and leadership roles);
  • Two letters of recommendation (not a relative but a mentor, community leader, instructor, etc.)
  • Transcript from the current academic year including GPA (if available). Copy of letter of enrollment into an accredited program.