Hester McLaws Nursing Dissertation Scholarship Allowable Expenses

The following table details how funds from the Hester McLaws Scholarship may be spent. Please keep in mind that this table in no way covers all possible uses for McLaws funds, and is subject to change at any time. If you have any questions, contact Laura Mason (ljmason@uw.edu) for clarification.

Allowed Expenses

Expenses Not Allowed

  • Computers or laptops up to $1,000 (prorated for life of equipment)
  • Office supplies
  • Payments to research subjects
  • Personnel*
  • Postal Services
  • Printing and copying
  • Software
  • Telephones
  • UW Dissertation fees
  • Conference travel or registration fees
  • Cost of living expenses
  • Expenses incurred prior to the award date
  • Membership fees
  • Printers
  • Tuition

*Personnel, including editors and transcriptionists, must be hired according to UW policies, including a benefits allowance, etc. Personnel hires need to be pre-approved. Hiring friends and/or relatives is not allowed. Please make an appointment with Laura Mason (ljmason@uw.edu).