Robert N. Rue Nursing Scholarship

($500-$1,000 annually)


This scholarship is awarded to a nursing student at Three Rivers Community College (TRCC) who demonstrates excellence in nursing. This will require the ability to make appropriate clinical judgments in providing quality, holistic patient care. This student will show caring, compassionate advocacy for patients. There will be evidence of communication skills that allows for establishing effective rapport with patients. The recipient will evidence a life-long desire to become a nurse. A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required. The scholarship is available each spring to a current TRCC nursing student.


Past Recipients:

  • 2018 - Laci Gardner ($1,000) #
  • 2017 - Kelli Rodgers ($600) #
  • 2016 - Rachel Suacier ($800) #
  • 2015 - Jodi Sylvester ($800) #
  • 2014 - Colette Stoodley ($1,117) ***
  • 2013 - Christina Campo ($1,000) **
  • 2012 - Ashley Bates ($1,000) *
  • 2011 - Karolyn Donaldson ($1,000) *
  • 2010 - Tina Eldridge ($655) *
  • 2009 - Carol Lord ($750) *


#  Funded by the Rue Family

*** Funded through support from the TRCC Foundation, and by the Rue Family.

** Funded by the TRCC Foundation.

*  Funded through donations for Lisa Rue's "Bare Bones" CD series.


**** Donations are always gratefully accepted through the TRCC Foundation **** 

(574 New London Turnpike; Norwich, CT  06360)

**** Please note in the check memo:  Robert N. Rue Nursing Scholarship ****



Lorna Alford, Karen & Ken Anthony, Archie @ New England Sinai Hospital, Melinda & Fred Bates, Karen Billings, Bobbi Blake, Becky Bond Basileo, Ellen Bordman, Julie & Matt Browne, Melissa Calkins, Laurie Canales, Joan Casey, Donna Chadwick, Steve Christman, Jim & Helen Coleman, Joanne Compagnone, Don Conlan, Denise Clifford, Heidi Cowell, Karen Cullen, Vernon Domingo, Janet & John Dye, Cara Fairburn, Francesca Finnegan, Betsy Fiorillo, The Foundation at Three Rivers Community College, Sue Fuir, Linda Gaito, Lisa Gilmore, Betty & Bob Gilson, Mary Gordon, Marika Grossman, Meg Harrison, Jeannie Hayden, Debbie Heiney, Eileen Hiney, Ginger Irish, Cindy Janes, Julie's Studio of Dance, Randy Julius, Kathy Keenan, Luane Lange, Linda LaSalle, Peter & Marilyn Lauricella,, Beth & Kier Manchester-Howell, Karen Marryat, Virginia Mayer, Nancy McKay, Krista & Mark Mingo, Donna Palermino, Virginia Palmer, Scott Putnam, Eunice Nutt, Steve Resnisky, Laurie Rooney, Ann Rue, Connie Rue, Jim Rue, Lisa Rue, Randy & Kara Rue, Tom & Carmen Rue, Sally Scott, Theresa Sistare, Robin Soule, Peggy Sperling, Richard Taylor, Rachel Tedesco, Jan Thompson, Andrea Tooker, Lori Tunwicz-Gavin, Kathy Tyrer, Ed Vescovi, Peg & Dick Waterman, Rob Waterman, Linda White, Julie-Lynn Wood, Korin Zigler



TRCC Nursing Scholarship and Application Contact:

        The Nursing Department at Three Rivers Community College (Norwich, CT) at 860-885-2661