The Charlotte Hungerford Hospital (CHH) Auxiliary is offering ten $1,000 scholarships to local students pursuing an education in a heathcare field. Two additional scholarships, the Doctor Alfred Fabro Award and the Doctor Joseph Curi Award will also be presented in the amount of $1,000 each.
Applicants must be planning to matriculate at a college or institution of higher education for a healthcare degree when applying for a scholarship; acceptance into a certified health care educational program for the 2019-2020 academic year must be verified prior to the scholarship award. Applicants must reside in a community served by Charlotte Hungerford Hospital.
Applications and instructions for completing the application may be obtained by e-mailing [email protected] Area colleges and high schools also have applications available online through their Guidance Departments.
All completed applications must be printed out and sent by mail, postmarked no later than March 1, 2019. Send finalized applications to the attention of Judith M. Hogan, 15 Minerva Lane Litchfield, CT, 06759. A letter will be sent to all applicants the first week of May notifying them of their status. Recipients of the scholarships are expected to be present at the award ceremony scheduled for May 7th, 2019 at 7 P.M.
For more information call (860) 567-4381.
The CHH Auxiliary has over two hundred volunteer members who assist in raising money for CHH and the community through dues, donations, the Charlotte Hungerford Gift Shop, and assisting with a variety of events including an annual fashion show and Artist of the Month sales.