This scholarship was initiated by the Mount Aloysius nursing faculty in 1992 and was completely endowed in 1994 with gifts from alumni, the Cambria County Federation of Women’s Clubs and friends and family of Mary G. Bionaz. The scholarship is named in memory of Mrs. Bionaz, a Portage-area nurse who devoted much time and effort to helping students fund their nursing education.

Criteria:
  • Minimum 2.50 GPA.
  • Need as determined by financial aid guidelines.
  • Must be at least a sophomore.
  • Preference given to Cambria County residents.
  • Must be in Nursing program.