The Camden Clark Nursing Alumnae will award two $2,000 scholarships in memory of Ella Bloomheart and Barbara Fonte to nursing students completing their first year of an accredited school of nursing. The scholarships will be presented in May 2023.
Following are the criteria for application of the scholarship:

  • Provide written documentation of acceptance to a Registered Nurse program accredited by the National League of Nursing (NLN) or CCNE (Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education).
  • Live in the area served by WVU Medicine Camden Clark, which includes 11 counties in West Virginia and Ohio.
  • Have completed one year of college at an accredited school as a nursing student or be in the final weeks of their first year carrying at least 12 credit hours OR a currently employed RN furthering their education.
  • The scholarship must be used within the next academic year.

Download the form necessary to complete your application: Ella Bloomheart and Barbara Fonte Student Scholarship Application

For more information, you may call (304) 424-2200 or e-mail Kim Couch.

Funding for the scholarships was made available by the Camden Clark Nursing Alumnae.

The 2024 application deadline was May 24, 2023.