Elsie Sanderson Nursing Scholarship

The Elsie Sanderson Nursing Scholarship is awarded to students seeking to become nurses. Preference will be given to those students whose financial situation is such they might otherwise be unable to continue pursuing a degree. To qualify for this opportunity applicants must meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • Be enrolled in the Nursing program offered at the Hayward or Concord campuses
  • Have a minimum 3.0 GPA or higher
  • Be a current semester, 2, 3 or 4 nursing student
  • Provide two letters of recommendation from faculty
  • Complete a personal statement that highlights:
  1. The reason you are entering the nursing profession (10 points)
  2. Your career aspirations (5 points)
  3. Contributions you have made to the community (5 points)
  4. Financial need (10 points)

- Award will disburse in the Fall term

For questions regarding this scholarship and its criteria, please email nursing@csueastbay.edu.

Klaudia and Karla Kobelt for the Elsie Sanderson Nursing Scholarship
$ 1,000.00
College of Science
Supplemental Questions
  1. Request and/or upload a total of TWO letters of reference from CSUEB faculty
    • Request letter of recommendation via email (or choose an existing reference)
    • Upload a letter of recommendation (or choose an existing uploaded letter of recommendation)
  2. Please submit a statement describing: The reason you are entering the nursing profession 2.Your career aspirations 3.Contributions you have made to the community 4. Financial need