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Foundation Scholarship Program 2017

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The Western Maryland Health System Foundation provides financial assistance to local residents who are pursuing healthcare professions and interested in taking advantage of the career opportunities available at WMHS.  According to Karen Johnson, Executive Director of the WMHS Foundation, "This scholarship program demonstrates the Foundation's commitment to ensuring quality health care services for our community."

Since the inception of the WMHS Foundation scholarship program in 2001, students have received over $1,000,000 in scholarship support.  Ultimately, the return on investment for WMHS is that these scholars will continue their professional careers locally, at WMHS.

Applicants are encouraged to complete and submit a separate application for all scholarships for which they are eligible.  See full scholarship brochure for scholarship details.

In 2017, the Foundation will accept applications for the following:

Nursing Excellence Scholarship 

Community Health Care Scholarship

WMHS Medical Staff Scholarship

WMHS Employee/Family Scholarship

Thai McGreevey Memorial Scholarship

Nancy D. Adams Nursing Leadership Scholarship**

         ** Click HERE the designated application required for this specific scholarship.

WMHS Auxiliary Scholarship

The Foundation Scholarship deadline is March 27, 2017, at 5 p.m. 

Selected applicants will be notified, via telephone, of their status by April 24, 2017.

For additional information about any of these scholarships, please call the WMHS Foundation at 240-964-8061 or email at jperrin@wmhs.com

WMHS Auxiliary Scholarship 

The Western Maryland Health System Auxiliary is now offering five (5) $2,000 scholarships for students accepted or enrolled in a health care curriculum for the 2017-2018 academic year.  With graduation right around the corner, you cant afford to pass up any opportunities for tuition assistance!  

For more information regarding WMHS Auxiliary Scholarships, please contact Mary Shrout at msshrout@hotmail.com or call 301-722-1031.

Click HERE for the WMHS Auxiliary Scholarship Application (pdf) 

Applications are due by March 27, 2017, at 5 p.m.