Scholarships

The College of Nursing and Health Sciences offers the following departmental scholarships. Contact the departments for more information regarding scholarship information or how to apply. All students within the College of Nursing and Health Sciences are encouraged to apply.

 

Department of Health and Human Sciences

For more information or to learn how to apply for a scholarship within the Department of Health and Human Sciences, contact Corie Hebert at Corie.Hebert@selu.edu or call 985.549.2187

Charles W. Campbell Memorial Scholarship in Communication Sciences and Disorders

  • $100/Spring Semester
  • Awarded to the most outstanding junior in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders
  • 3.0 or better GPA
  • Good relationship with his peer group and the University
  • Awarded in the Spring Semester

Max Clardy Scholarship

  • $300/Semester
  • Must be graduate student in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders
  • Must have a 3.0 GPA
  • Must be classified as full-time (9 credit hours)
  • Must be of good moral character

Fritz "Tootsie" Darouse Endowed Scholarship

  • $212.50/Semester
  • Based on Financial need
  • Must be a undergraduate major in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders with a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher
  • Enrolled in 12 hours of credit courses or a graduate student enrolled for 9 hours of credit
  • Must be of good moral character
  • May keep this scholarship for 8 semesters provided he/she meets all of the above criteria and maintains a 2.5 GPA

 Robert E LaRue Endowed Scholarship 

  • $234/Semester
  • Based on Financial need
  • Overall college GPA of 2.5 or higher
  • The student may be a female or male student majoring in Communication Sciences and Disorders
  • The student must be of good moral character
  • The student must be a full-time student
  • The student may keep this scholarship for 8 semesters provided he/she meets all the criteria and maintains a 2.5 overall GPA

 Scottish Rite Foundation Scholarship

  • $1,250/Fall and Spring & $500/Summer
  • Based on Financial need
  • Graduate student preferred
  • Undergraduate student must have a 2.5 GPA/Graduate student must have a 3.0 GPA
  • Must be completing their clinical assignments at the campus facility
  • Must be of good moral character
  • May keep this scholarship for a maximum of 3 semesters, provided he or she meets all of the above criteria

The Trapp Family Endowed Scholarship 

  • Amount awarded is based on financial need
  • Overall college grade point average of 2.50 or higher
  • Majoring in Communication Sciences and Disorders
  • Student must be of good moral character
  • Enrolled in 12 hours of credit courses or a graduate student enrolled for 9 hours of credit
  • Student may keep this scholarship for eight semesters provided he or she meets all the above criteria and maintains a 2.5 overall GPA

 

 

Department of Kinesiology and Health Studies

For more information or to learn how to apply for a scholarship within the Department of Kinesiology and Health Studies, contact Louis Dugas at louisdugas@selu.edu or call 985.549.3823

Arthur and Ester deVries Scholarship

  • $569.50/Semester
  • Available to an undergraduate or graduate student
  • At least a junior and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Graduate student must be full-time and have a minimum of 3.0 GPA
  • Must demonstrate interest and experience in studying the special needs of the aging and the aged
  • Provide current transcript
  • Submit 2 letters of recommendation
  • Submit a brief written narrative
  • Must re-apply each semester

APPLY

Walter L. Russell Scholarship 

  • $383/Semester
  • Must be a full-time student
  • Must have junior or senior standing
  • Must be majoring in Kinesiology or Health Studies
  • Must have an overall GPA of 3.0 or higher and a major GPA of 3.00 or higher
  • Must submit 3 letters of recommendation
  • Must submit a brief written essay
  • Must submit a current transcript
  • Must re-apply each semester

APPLY

Harvey A. Theriot, Jr. Memorial Endowed Scholarship

  • $619/Semester
  • Must demonstrate financial need
  • Must be a full-time student
  • Must have a minimum GPA of 2.5 or higher
  • Must be majoring in Kinesiology or Health Studies
  • To retain scholarship, must continue to meet the above criteria

APPLY

 

 

School of Nursing

For more information or to learn how to apply for a scholarship within the School of Nursing, contact Dr. Staci Anderson at sanderson@selu.edu or call 225.765.2324

Harry Applin Memorial Scholarship 

  • $500/Semester
  • Must have financial need
  • Must be of Junior or Senior Standing
  • Must be majoring in Nursing

Emile and Frances D'Anna Memorial

  • $200/Semester
  • Must be a junior or senior majoring in Nursing
  • Must have a 2.5 GPA
  • Must demonstrate financial need
  • Must be of good moral character
  • Preference will be given to a student from Tangipahoa Parish
  • Maximum of 4 semesters if 2.5 GPA is maintained

Dora Sue Blackwell Shettles Daussat Memorial Endowed Scholarship

  • $200/Semester
  • Must be accepted into the clinical component of the School of Nursing
  • Must be of good moral character
  • Priority will be given to a single parent with financial need
  • Scholarship may be awarded annually to selected recipient

Myra C. Gautreaux Memorial Scholarship

  • $320/Semester
  • May apply by writing a letter to the School of Nursing Scholarship Committee explaining how they meet the following criteria
  • Must be a resident of West St. Tammany Parish
  • Must be enrolled full-time (12 hours or above)
  • Junior level or higher clinical courses
  • At least a 2.5 cumulative GPA
  • Must demonstrate financial need
  • Need copy of parent's income tax return
  • Can retain scholarship as long as guidelines are met

Grand Council Chapter Masonic Foundation of Louisiana

  • $300/Semester
  • Must have good academic standing
  • Must demonstrate financial need
  • Must have junior or senior classification
  • Must be a major in Nursing

Gulf States Health Services Endowed Scholarship

  • $333/Semester
  • Must be a Nursing Major
  • Must have Junior standing. Scholarship will be awarded for Fall and Spring of Senior year.
  • Must be a Louisiana resident
  • Must be active in extracurricular activities and have demonstrated leadership through participation in campus organizations
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA

Mary Bridges Magee Scholarship

  • $204.50/Semester
  • Must be a minister's wife, or an individual with children, and/or LPN returning for a B.S. degree
  • Must be a pre-Nursing student
  • Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0
  • May be a ADN or LPN returning for BS degree
  • Must have sophomore or greater status
  • To retain scholarship, must maintain a minimum GPA of 3.0; yearly review by committee

Beverly L. Manzella Scholarship

  • $162.50/Semester
  • Minimum college GPA of 3.0
  • Full-time student
  • Nursing major
  • Must be of good moral character
  • Must be resident of Louisiana
  • Must demonstrate financial need

Medical Staff of North Oaks Nursing Scholarship

  • Must have a minimum of 30 hours of prerequisite coursework at Southeastern.
  • Must be a nursing major.
  • Must be accepted into clinical nursing courses.
  • Must earn a minimum of 2.5 GPA in all nursing courses to maintain scholarship.
  • Primary preference is for a Tangipahoa Parish high school graduate. Second preference is for a St. Helena Parish high school graduate.

Barbara and Randy Moffett Endowed Scholarship

  • $200/Semester
  • Must have a minimum of 30 hours pre-requisite coursework at Southeastern
  • Must be accepted into clinical nursing courses
  • Must earn a minimum of a C in all nursing courses to maintain the scholarship
  • May be male or female majoring in Nursing

Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students

  • Must have applied for financial aid as a dependent student and have a strong financial need
  • Must be enrolled in a baccalaureate degree program in Nursing and come from a disadvantaged background
  • The amount of the award is dependent on availability of funds and number of qualified recipients

Lisa Sharp In/Out Scholarship

  • $300/Semester
  • Must be a full time-time nursing student aged 30 and older
  • Available both fall and spring semesters, and in the summer semester(s) if the student is enrolled in 9+ hours
  • Must have a minimum of 30 credit hours to apply, and must be accepted into the clinical semesters of the nursing program
  • Provided student remains eligible for the nursing program, GPA will not be a consideration for selection
  • Preference will be given to a student in financial need of tuition assistance
  • This award may be given to a student in the LPN to RN program

Our Lady of the Lake Nursing Scholarship

  • $500/Semester
  • Must be a Nursing major
  • Must demonstrate financial need
  • Must earn a minimum 2.5 GPA in all Nursing courses

Tangipahoa Parish Medical Auxiliary Scholarship

  • $350/Semester
  • Must apply by letter to School of Nursing Scholarship Committee
  • Must have academic achievement
  • Successful completion of sophomore level Nursing courses
  • Preference to Hammond area residents

The Viola Guthrie Brown Swift Memorial Endowed Scholarship

  • $162.50/Semester
  • Must have a minimum, of 30 hours of prerequisite coursework at Southeastern
  • Must be accepted into clinical nursing courses
  • Must earn a minimum of 2.5 GPA in all nursing courses.

Dean Ellienne Tate Endowed Scholarship

  • $237/Semester
  • Nursing major
  • Accepted to the Clinical Component of the Nursing Program
  • Full-time Student
  • Must have a 3.0 Cumulative GPA
  • Must maintain a 3.0 cumulative GPA / 3.0 cumulative GPA in Nursing coursework
  • This Scholarship may be retained as long as the above criteria are met each semester

Lettie Pate Whitehead Foundation

  • Must be a Nursing major with minimum GPA of 2.5
  • Must have been accepted into the clinical component
  • Must have financial need
  • Must be a deserving Christian female who is a resident of any of the following states: VA, NC, SC, TN, GA, FL, AL, MS, LA

Phillipp Wolter Family Endowment Fund for Nursing

  • $200/Semester
  • Must demonstrate financial need
  • Must have a 2.5 GPA
  • Must demonstrate involvement in school/community affairs
  • Must submit 2 letters of recommendation
  • Must be full-time (12 Hours)
  • To retain, must continue to meet above criteria