Peggy Wenk Histology Program Scholarship

Sponsored by Sakura Finetek USA 

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.

Peggy 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.

Peggy Wenk  


$5,000 scholarship, recognized at the NSH annual awards banquet.

Criteria/Applicant Requirements

  • Program Director or Education Coordinator must be an NSH Member for the last 2 consecutive years.
  • Must submit completed application form (download here).
  • Must have at least two letters of recommendation in support of the program
  • NAACLS accredited program.
  • Only complete application packages received by the closing date will be considered.

Additional Application Requirements

  • A one page narrative that outlines the planned utilization for the funds.
Anyone who has recieved the Peggy Wenk Histology Program Scholarship within the last 5 years is ineligible for this scholarship.