SARATOGA SPRINGS — Since 1990, the Saratoga Hospital and Nursing Home Volunteer Guild has been offering scholarships to graduating Saratoga County students accepted into college to study in the health care field. Graduates may be pursuing a broad range of medical careers, including pre-med, nursing, bio-medical research, pharmacology, medical imaging, physical therapy, respiratory therapy, physician’s assistant, mental health and health care management.
This year, the guild is offering five $1,500 scholarships. Eligible students must be entering college in September 2016, have at least a 2.5 cumulative GPA and have a documented record of community service. The application deadline is Monday, April 4, 2016. Winners will be honored at the Volunteer Guild’s Annual Recognition Dinner on Thursday, May 19, 2016.
Requirements and applications are available at www.saratogahospital.org/aboutus/volunteering, at the Front Desk at Saratoga Hospital, or by email request through Betsy St. Pierre, Volunteer Services, Saratoga Hospital, at [email protected].