Scholarships are available in the amount of up to $4,000 for students currently enrolled in a health-related degree program at an accredited college, university or technical school.
Applicant must meet the qualifications set forward above.
Scholarship renewals will be considered.
Awarding scholarships will be at the sole discretion of the Emory Johns Creek Hospital Auxiliary Committee.
Current employees of Emory Johns Creek Hospital are eligible for individual courses that enhance their skills in their current position and require the written recommendation of their supervisor. (See the Advanced Skills Scholarship)
Qualifications for this scholarship include:
A short narrative essay stating your career goals and reason you chose a health-related field of study
·Official transcript from the last educational institution attended
·Verification letter from school indicating acceptance into a health-related program, including date of acceptance (month and year) and proposed date of graduation (month and year). Physical therapy and occupational therapy applicants must furnish letter of acceptance to a master's program.
· A completed application
· Two (2) signed letters of recommendation on appropriate letterhead and in a sealed envelope. One should be from a teacher or supervisor
· Completed and signed application and agreement
· Applications must be submitted at least 6 weeks prior to the start of the semester.
Scholarship recipients will be selected by the Committee and notified, in writing of their selection. All selections by the Committee will be considered final.
Scholarship money awarded by the Auxiliary can be used to include tuition, lab fees, and registration. It can also be applied to the cost of books, special fees, special equipment needed, and uniforms that are necessary in the course of study. Scholarship money will be sent directly to the school. Scholarship funds cannot be used for room and board. A member of the Scholarship Committee will be more than happy to answer any questions you may have regarding the scholarship program.
Please direct questions to: Eileen Kovalchik, Scholarship Chairperson, at 770-442-5390.
We would be happy to consider the application of a student who meets the criteria. It would be our pleasure and privilege to provide some financial support in your educational pursuit.
To apply, applications can be downloaded by clicking on the Auxiliary Scholarship Navigation tab. Please be sure to read the application carefully for exact requirements. Specific instructions for completing and submitting applications can be found in the "Checklist" portion of the application.