Applications for scholarships through the Jean Alvater Baker Educational Fund,

the Albert Kahn and Mary Kahn, R.N. Educational Fund, the Millie E. Apgar Educational Scholarship Fund for Health Professionals, the Wingover Scholarship Fund for Nursing Education, and the Patricia M. Psenisky Nursing Merit Scholarship Fund are now being

accepted by the Hunterdon Healthcare Foundation.

These funds provide educational opportunities to individuals pursuing careers in healthcare.  However, the Baker Fund, Kahn Fund, and Wingover Fund place a special

emphasis on the nursing profession.  The Patricia M. Psenisky Nursing Merit Scholarship

Fund is for Students, RN’s or LPN’s seeking a Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing or a Graduate Degree in Nursing.

Applicants must either be Hunterdon County residents or employees of the Hunterdon Healthcare System.  There is a common application for the Baker, Kahn, Apgar, and Wingover Scholarship Funds.  A separate application is available for the Psenisky Nursing Merit Scholarship Fund.

Scholarship applications are available in the Foundation Office or obtained online , under Ways to Give.   You could also e-mail to receive an application.  The deadline for applications is March 1, 2017.  Recipients will be notified of their awards at the beginning of May.  For more information, please call the Foundation Office at: (908) 788-6141.