2022 Scholarship Program

The Western Maryland Health System Foundation and the WMHS Auxiliary provide financial assistance to area students who are pursuing healthcare professions.

Questions? Call 240-964-8051

Applications are now being accepted for the WMHS Auxiliary Scholarship, through March 25, 2022. Full applications with attachments must be postmarked or sent via email to cosgrovesr@upmc.edu by 5:00 PM on Friday, March 25, 2022. Click on the application link below for a full list of required attachments.  Applications are also being accepted year round for the Kim & Marion Leonard Mindfulness Health Care Scholarship.

“Our scholarship programs demonstrate the Foundation’s commitment to ensuring quality healthcare services for our community,” says Karen Johnson, chief development officer for UPMC Western Maryland. “Since the inception of the scholarship program in 2001, our students have received more than one million dollars in scholarship support. Ultimately, the return on investment these scholars bring to our system advances our quality of care as it advances their professional careers.”

For additional information about these scholarships, contact the WMHS Foundation at 240-964-8051 or email Sharon Cosgrove at cosgrovesr@upmc.edu.

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