Alumni and Giving

Give to the College

Thank you for your interest in supporting the College of Nursing and Health! Your generosity is greatly appreciated.

The College of Nursing and Health is grateful for the support and commitment of its alumni, faculty, and friends to ensuring quality education to the region's future and professional nurses. It is through your gracious efforts that the college is able to succeed in its community mission.

Because the competition for fundraising dollars increases each year, your gift to the College of Nursing and Health is very important. Below are just some of the many initiatives you can support at the College.

You can let the college decide where to apply your gift, or you can name a specific program, scholarship, or fund you wish to support.

Giving Designations

Please select as many designations as you like from the list and click the Submit button at the bottom of the page to be taken to the Online Giving page to make your donation.

Priority Funds

  • For use in underwriting programmatic expenses of the College of Nursing and Health Student Success Center.
  • Rapid changes in nursing and health-care continually create new opportunities, which are not supported in the University's budget or by restricted gifts. Through unrestricted giving, The College of Nursing and Health can meet pressing challenges for which no other funding is available. As future opportunities are impossible to predict, general unrestricted gifts provide the necessary flexibility to absorb and meet these opportunities as they arise.
  • Provides scholarship support for Nursing students.
  • Provides financial assistance for faculty development not otherwise supported by funding

Programs

  • This fund suppotrs the annual Cameos of Caring event honoring local nurses.
  • To provide a scholarship for a student selected by a committee of nursing faculty to attend the National Assoc. of Clinical Nurse Specialist Annual Conference. Funds are to be used as laid out in gift agreement. Max. $1,000 award per year.
  • Outstanding faculty is vital to the mission of the College of Nursing and Health. Endowed professorships can attract eminent nurse educator/researchers in areas of great importance to the Miami Valley: maternal/child health, community health, pediatrics, geriatrics and nurse practitioner education. An endowment provides research assistance, allows equipment acquisitions, assists in manuscript preparation, and helps with any of the other requirements of an active scholar. Similarly, a series of endowed lectureships would ensure that students, as well as nursing professionals throughout the Miami Valley, can stay abreast of new discoveries and information.
  • This fund was established to support program expenses of the Nursing Institute of West Central Ohio.
  • This fund is used at the discretion of the Dean of the College of Nursing and Health
  • This fund was established to provide ongoing support to students in Nursing and Health Administration for learning opportunities not otherwise funded.
  • Provides funding for student travel and other expenses for international service learning opportunities.

Scholarships

  • This scholarship was established to assist graduate students in Nursing & Health Care Systems. Candidates must have GPA of 3.2 and show exceptional leadership.
  • This scholarship is for graduate nursing students in the Adult Health Clinical Nurse Specialist Program who have a minimum of 9 hours completed.
  • This scholarship is for undergraduate nursing students with demonstrates financial need and a minimum gpa of 2.5.
  • This scholarship is for Nursing students admitted to the School Nurse Certificate Program and/or Nursing students School Nurse Master of Science Program.
  • To provide a scholarship for nursing student(s), first undergraduate then eventually graduate students that demonstrate active leadership in the CoNH and/or observable leadership potential as determined by the Scholarship Committee using available information including that listed in the scholarship application.
  • This scholarship is for Nursing students who have obtained junior status with a 3.0 gpa. Successful applicants must meet;and exemplify the Cameos of Caring attributes of patient and family advocacy, exhibit clinical decision making skills appropriate to their academic level, be an example, encourage and motivate others, and understand the art and science of nursing.
  • To support Nursing students who are in their Junior or Senior year and are graduates from a high school in Greene County, Ohio. Recipient must demonstrate financial aid.
  • To fund scholarships for College of Nursing and Health students as identified by the corresponding scholarship agreement
  • Scholarships for nurses in the Family Nurse Practitioner program.
  • To provide financial support to full-time undergraduate nursing students (jr. status) who demonstrate financial need and academic excellence.
  • Scholarships for nursing students
  • Scholarships
  • This scholarship is for nursing students, with preference given to those students who have demonstrated financial need.
  • This scholarship is for Nursing students in the Family Nurse Practitioner Program who have obtained a 3.0 gpa and have demonstrated financial need.
  • This scholarship is for full-time Nursing students; Preference is given to males and/or graduate students.
  • This scholarship is for undregraduate; Nursing students with financial need and a minimum gpa of 3.0.
  • This scholarship is for junior or senior Nursing students with demonstrated financial need and a 3.0 gpa.
  • This scholarship is for undergraduate Nursing students with demonstrated financial need.
  • This scholarship is for Nursing majors who have financial need. Preference must be given to first generation students
  • This scholarship was established to give financial encouragement to students pursuing an education in nursing. Recipients must be undergraduates and maintain a 3.0 GPA and have financial need.
  • This scholarshop is for nursing majors of high schools in the nine county area, who are in good standing and have a financial need. First preference is given to students who are or have relatives affiliated with the National Association of Orthopedic Nurses.
  • This scholarship is for senior level Nursing students who have demonstrated community involvement.
  • This scholarship is for undergraduate Nursing students with financial need. Recipents must be Ohio resisdents and have a minimum gpa of 3.0.
  • This fund provides financial assistance to graduate nursing students enrolled in the Child and Adolescent CNS/Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Program
  • This scholarship is for female junior or senior Nursing students over the age of 35.
  • This scholarship is restricted to students enrolled in CONH with preference given to those that are graduates of high schools in Mercer County, OH.
  • To provide significant scholarship support for a nursing student who is a single mother with dependent children.
  • This scholarship was established to provide financial support to nursing students who demonstrate financial need and academic excellence.
  • This scholarship was established to provide support to students pursuing an education and career in nursing. Recipient must be an undergraduate junior or senior and have a minimum 3.0 GPA
  • This scholarship was established to provide funding for nursing students who demonstrate an affinity for working with the aging and intend to practice in some aspect of long-term care or field of senior health. Recipients must have a 3.0 or higher GPA, be an undergraduate or graduate student and demonstrate financial need.
  • This memorial scholarship is for undergraduate female nursing students of African-
  • This scholarship is for undergraduate Nursing students from the local area.

As a nursing student, Joyce Rutherford-Donner had to juggle the responsibilities of going to school and being a single mother. The 1982 Wright State graduate has established a scholarship to help current students who are facing the same challenges today.

For more information on giving, please contact Mr. Bill Bigham, Director of Development, at (937) 775-3694 or at bill.bigham@wright.edu.