MAT Scholarships

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Samantha Wilson, EdD, ATC, LAT, CPT
Assistant Professor of Health and Human Performance
Director, Athletic Training Program
swilson2 [at] (swilson2[at]nebrwesleyan[dot]edu)
(402) 465-2182

MAT Scholarships

Master of Athletic Training Scholarship

Each year of the MAT program (final two years of the 3+2 program), NWU students are eligible for MAT scholarships worth up to $2,000. Students should submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to be eligible for, and receive, additional financial aid resources.

The Ryan and Donna Dolan-Cure Athletic Training Scholarship

The Ryan and Donna Dolan-Cure Athletic Training Scholarship will be awarded in the spring semester, every academic year, to a student enrolled in the NWU Athletic Training Program. Approximate value is $1,125.

Eligible students must submit the scholarship application no later than September 1, and the student chosen to receive the scholarship will be notified by October 1. In addition to general information, applicants must also submit a one page, single-spaced typed essay that addresses the following questions:

  • What are your plans after graduating from Nebraska Wesleyan University?
  • How will this scholarship support your future goals?

A committee composed of the NWU full-time athletic training faculty and full-time staff athletic trainers will select the scholarship recipient. This scholarship shall be awarded based solely on the criteria described above and shall be applied to tuition, fees, room board and/or books. This scholarship is renewable. 

For more information, or to apply for this scholarship, contact Dr. Samantha Wilson, director of the Athletic Training Program, swilson2 [at] (swilson2[at]nebrwesleyan[dot]edu),