Applications for scholarships through the Jean Alvater Baker Educational Fund, the Albert Kahn and Mary Kahn, R.N. Educational Fund, the ERS Charitable Fund, the Millie E. Apgar Educational Scholarship Fund for Health Professionals, Dr. Reinhard and Dr. Helga Schwartz Nursing Education Scholarship, Wingover Scholarship Fund for Nursing Education, and the Patricia M. Psenisky Nursing Scholarship Fund are now being accepted by the Hunterdon Healthcare Foundation.
These funds provide educational opportunities to individuals pursuing careers in healthcare. However, the Kahn Fund, Apgar Fund, ERS Charitable Fund, Dr. Reinhard and Dr. Helga Schwartz Fund, and Wingover Fund place an emphasis on the nursing profession. The Patricia M. Psenisky Nursing Scholarship Fund is for Students, RN’s or LPN’s seeking a Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing ora Graduate Degree in Nursing.
Applicants must either be an employee of the Hunterdon Healthcare System or its related organizations, or a Hunterdon County resident (parents/guardians). There is a common application for the Baker, Kahn, ERS Charitable, Apgar, Dr. Reinhard and Dr. Helga Schwartz, and Wingover Scholarship Funds. A separate application is available for the Patricia M. Psenisky Nursing Scholarship Fund.
Scholarship applications are available in the Foundation Office or obtained online at: foundation.hunterdonhealthcare.org. The deadline for applications is March 1, 2020. Recipients will be notified of their awards at the beginning of May 2020. For more information, please call the Foundation Office at: (908) 788-6141.