Path to Caring Excellence Scholarship

We believe that every aspiring nurse has the potential to make their dreams of a fulfilling nursing career a reality. That’s why we are thrilled to announce the Path to Caring Excellence Scholarship 2023!

The Path to Caring Excellence Scholarship has been established to support and empower nursing students in their pursuit of academic and professional excellence in the field of healthcare.

The winner will receive a one-time $1,000 scholarship to be applied to qualified expenses, including undergraduate tuition, fees, books, and on-campus room and board for the 2023-2024 academic year.

Are you passionate about making a difference in the lives of others through nursing? We want to hear from you! Applications are now being accepted, so don’t wait—apply today!


  • Application Deadline: Friday, December 15, 2023 at 11:59 AM PST
  • Award Amount: $1,000
  • Field of Study: Open to nursing students at an accredited college or university
  • Winner Announced: Friday, January 5, 2024

To be eligible for the KURU Footwear Path to Caring Excellence Scholarship 2023, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Be a citizen of the US
  • Be an incoming undergraduate freshman, sophomore, junior or senior entering the Spring 2024 semester
  • Have a minimum 2.5 GPA
  • Pursuing a degree in nursing
  • Be enrolled full-time at an accredited college or university for the Spring 2024 semester
  • Submit a 300–400 word essay answering the following question: “What inspires you to pursue a career in nursing, and how do you envision making a positive impact in the healthcare field?”

All applications will be reviewed by the KURU Footwear Scholarship Committee. Once the winner has been determined, they will be contacted by KURU Footwear, informed of the scholarship award, and asked to sign an acceptance letter. The winning applicant will be announced Friday, January 5, 2024.

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