scholarship opportunities from SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital - Jefferson City Foundation

Employee & Student Scholarship Opportunities

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Scholarships: St. Mary's Hospital - Jefferson City 

SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital Foundation - Jefferson City sponsors three scholarship programs. 

  1. For students seeking an educational degree in health care 
    This scholarship assists current students enrolled in nursing and other allied health care academic programs.
  2. For employees of the hospital seeking education or training 
    This scholarship can be used for independently established courses, professional accreditation or continuing education programs to further develop ​technical or professional abilities.​
  3. For enrolled nursing students at Lincoln University

​Contact

Mail Completed Submissions T​o:

Director: Bev Stafford
Phone: ​573-681-3742
Assistant: Anne Rost
Phone: 573-681-3742​​

​​Director:Bev Stafford

Phone: ​573-681-3742
Assistant: Anne Rost
Phone: 573-681-3742​​

​​SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital Foundation​ - Jefferson City
Attn: Development Office
​2505 Mission Drive
Jefferson City, MO  65109​​​

1. ​Employee Scholarship (Jefferson City)

Deadlines: March 1 & October 1 by 4:30 pm
Employee Scholarship Application Form ​​


Submission Instructions​​ (Employee Application)

Eligibility​​

  • Be a full- or part-time (benefit eligible) employee, in good standing, employed with St. Mary’s for a minimum of 12 consecutive months.​​
  • Be an employee seeking to develop his/her technical or professional abilities in an area identified as an appropriate need in the St. Mary's workforce.
  • Show proof of enrollment or be in the process of completing enrollment in an independently established course, profession​al accreditation or continuing education program and hold a minimum of a 3.2 GPA or above on a 4.0 scale. 
  • Submit a letter detailing the need and benefits of the education or training.
  • Complete and submit all required information by the deadline.

Special memorial scholarships are available for labor-and-delivery nurses and end-of-life certification training on the Oct. 1 application.​

2. Student Scholarship (Jefferson City)

Deadlines: March 1 by 4:30 pm
Student Scholarship Application Form​​​​


Submission Instructions (Student Application )

Eligibility

  • Be a college student, vocational student or post-graduate seeking a degree in a health care field.
  • Have permanent residence in Cole, Osage, Miller, Moniteau, Callaway, Gasconade, Maries, Camden, or Morgan counties for at least one year prior to the application date, or be a dependent of a St. Mary’s employee.
  • Show proof of enrollment in an accredited technology center, junior college or degree granting institution and show evidence of acceptance to an academic program in a health care field.
  • Show proof of having completed at least one-half of an established curriculum or degree program, prior to receiving the funds.
  • Hold a minimum of a 3.2 GPA or above, on a 4.0 scale, or an equivalent rating on a comparative GPA scale.  
  • Complete and submit all required informat​ion by the deadline​​​​.

​3. Sister Mary Jean Ryan Lincoln University Nursing Scholarship

Eligibility​

  • ​Be a college student enrolled in a nursing class in the Department of Nursing Science at Lincoln University (proof of enrollment required).
  • Have at least 30 completed hours in the Lincoln University Nursing Science program.
  • Have permanent residence in Cole, Osage, Miller, Moniteau, Callaway, Gasconade, Maries, Camden, or Morgan counties.​
  • Hold a minimum of a 3.2 GPA or above, on a 4.0 scale, or an equivalent rating on a comparative GPA scale.  
  • Exemplify the St. Mary's values of compassion, respect, excellence, stewardship and community. 
  • Complete and submit all required information by the deadline.

    Before Selecting Your Appointment,

    there are some circumstances that require our assistance with scheduling.

    Please verify the following before proceeding:
    • I am age 35 or older.
    • I am NOT experiencing any issues, such as a lump, nipple discharge or other changes.
    • I was not diagnosed with breast cancer within the last three years.
    • I have not breast fed within the last six months.
    • It has been one year or more since my last appointment.
    If you have one or more of the above circumstances, please Connect By Phone. Otherwise, Confirm & Proceed.