Elaine Marie Nelson Hoke Memorial Nursing Scholarship

A scholarship for your academic achievement

The Hoke Memorial Nursing Scholarship ($1,000) is awarded annually to a nursing student who shows academic achievement. The scholarship will go directly to the student's school and may be used for tuition, books or other school expenses. Applications are due by the last business day in June.


  1. Fairview, Ebenezer, Masonic Children's and HealthEast employee or family member of an employee (daughter, son, sister, brother, mother, father, granddaughter or grandson)
  2. Accepted into an accredited 2-year or 4-year school of nursing
  3. Demonstrates community involvement, dependability and academic achievement (GPA 3.0 or higher)

To apply

To be considered, applicants must submit the following materials:

1. Hoke Memorial Nursing Scholarship application form
2. Documentation of acceptance/enrollment in an accredited registered nurse program in the state of Minnesota
3. Copy of education transcripts (unofficial copy is fine)
4. Two professional letters of recommendation 
5. Current résumé, including current and former employment, education and training, certifications, special skills, volunteer experiences and/or other professional experiences

Note: This scholarship is considered taxable under Section 117 or the IRS code. Please consult with a tax advisor if you have questions.


For further information about this scholarship or to submit application materials, please contact: