Nursing Awards & Scholarships
The Brandywine Health Foundation seeks to address the critical shortage of nurses by encouraging Chester County residents to enter the field of nursing by providing scholarship funds, and recognizing those students who excel academically.
To that end, eleven nursing awards and scholarship funds benefiting nursing students studying at West Chester University and Immaculata University and the Chester County Intermediate Unit (CCIU) Practical Nursing Program are available. Information about the application process, criteria and deadlines is available in the following sections.
Available Awards & Scholarships
- West Chester University Only
- West Chester University and Immaculata University
- Chester County Intermediate Unit (CCIU) Practical Nursing Program
We congratulate the following students on receiving awards:
Martha and Duane Bohlayer Scholarship Recipient, Miatta Ruth Sawyerr, pictured above - is featured in our 2011 Community Report.
Cardiac Rehab Scholarship Recipients:
Alisha Burgess, Amanda Smyth and Anne Ford
Henrietta Potter Hankin Nursing Scholarship, Doris Cumber Memorial and Myrtle Harvey Awards:
Anne D. Ford
Ethel G. Charlton Nursing Award and Coatesville Athletic Association Scholarship:
Gunard Berry Carlson Award:
James L. and Miquette M. Cox Nursing Scholarship:
Aimee Fernback, Erika Samuelsen, Gemma Ryder, Samantha Lynn and Stephanie Lyons
Marie Rooney Nursing Scholarship:
Martha and Duane Bohlayer Scholarship:
Ashlyn Danae Horrex
Are you considering a career in nursing?