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Edwina Foye Award for Outstanding Graduate Student

Scholarship Description

The Edwina Foye scholarship was established in 1985 by colleagues, friends, and family to honor the memory of Edwina Foye, RN, a nurse who dedicated twenty-five years of service to Portsmouth Hospital (1952-1978). This scholarship is awarded at the Foundation’s Annual Meeting in April to a graduate student who is a resident in one of the nine towns in the Foundation area. The individual selected for this award must be pursuing a career in health and demonstrate outstanding academic achievement and personal accomplishmentsEligibility:To be eligible for award consideration, applicants continuously must have been and continue to be a resident of one (or more) of the following communities (Portsmouth, North Hampton, Greenland, Rye, Newington, New Castle, New Hampshire; or, Kittery, Eliot, or York, Maine for a minimum of two (2) years prior to the academic year of the Scholarship Program.Applicants must be pursuing a health-related field of study as a graduate student in an accredited institution of learning. Greatest consideration will be given to academic achievement as exemplified by class rank, GPA, and test scores; also considered are course difficulty, work shortage areas of need in Seacoast, job experience, community service, evidence of dedication to chosen field of study, and financial need.Required Test Scores for Graduate Students:  * Graduate Record Exam (GRE) or Graduate Medical Aptitude Test (GMAT)    * Medical College Admission Test (MCAT)    * Dental Admission Test (DAT)    * National League of Nursing Admissions Test (NLN)

Year of Need: 1st Year Grad, 2nd Year Grad,

Type: Merit Based

Num Awards: 1

Min Award: Varies

Max Award: Varies

Deadline: 2017-12-31

Website: http://www.ffsh.org/scholarships.cfm

Sponsoring Organization Foundation For Seacoast Health
100 Campus Drive, Suite 1
Portsmouth, NH 03801

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Phone: 603-422-8200

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Web: http://www.ffsh.org/scholarships/overview-requirements

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