The Col. Vera Nolfe Anderson Army Nursing Scholarship Endowment was established in memory and honor of Col. Anderson, a dedicated and beloved Army nurse. She was an Army Nurse for 24 years was a former Chief Nurse of  Eisenhower Army Medical Center at Fort Gordon. The scholarship will be awarded to a student who wants to be an Army Nurse, either currently in the Army Nurse Corp or desires to be in the Army Nurse Corp after program completion. 

Award Amount: $5,000 | Available to: Currently enrolled nursing students

Application Criteria:

You will submit the following requirements through the academic works application (link below):

  • Two (2) recommendations from faculty.
  • Your resume demonstrating leadership abilities and listing your
    accomplishments, honors, and awards.
  • A paper discussing:
    • How the military has affected your life and nursing career.
    • Your leadership potential.
    • What you hope to accomplish with your nursing degree.
  • Copies of all clinical evaluations (will be pulled by the Student Affairs Office).

To apply for this scholarship, please complete the application on the ACADEMIC WORKS page.


For questions, please contact the CON Office of Student Affairs at 706.721.3237.