Peggy Wenk Histology Program Scholarship

Sponsored by Sakura Finetek USA

Recognition - $5,000 Scholarship

This scholarship will be presented to a NAACLS accredited program of histotechnology (HT/HTL) that exhibits passion for producing highly qualified professionals for the purpose of furthering educational opportunities for students.

Application Process

  • The recipient is recognized at the General Sessions at the NSH Symposium/Convention. 
  • In addition, the recipient of this award receives a $5,000 scholarship.

Criteria/Applicant Requirements

  • Program Director or Education Coordinator must be an NSH Member for the last 2 consecutive years
  • Must submit completed application form
  • Must have at least two letters of recommendation in support of the program
  • A one page narrative that outlines the planned utilization for the funds
  • NAACLS accredited program
  • Only complete application packages received by the closing date will be considered

Anyone who has received the Peggy Wenk Histology Program Scholarship within the last 5 years is ineligible for this scholarship. 

About Peggy

Portrait of Peggy WenkPeggy Wenk was a true champion of the field of histology and a legend with a passion for teaching. Her excitement and passion towards the histology profession and teaching in general was incomparable. This scholarship honors her legacy.