The demand for healthcare workers continues to grow nationwide and here in Chautauqua County. The Northern Chautauqua Community Foundation has a scholarship available to help defray some of the costs for students beginning or furthering their education in the healthcare field.
NCCF is accepting applications for the Chautauqua County Home Auxiliary Scholarship. Former members of the Chautauqua County Home Auxiliary established the scholarship in 2015. Students from northern Chautauqua County entering the field of healthcare are encouraged to apply. The committee will consider applications from Chautauqua Nursing and Rehab Center employees and their family members first.
Applications for the scholarship are available online at nccfoundation.org/cnrc-scholarship or by contacting the NCCF Scholarship Coordinator, Victoria Howell-Siracuse, at [email protected] Interested students should return their completed application and required essay to NCCF, 212 Lake Shore Drive West, Dunkirk, NY 14048, by April 1, 2022.
For more information on this or other scholarships available through the NCCF, please visit nccfoundation.org/scholarships-home.
Since its incorporation in 1986, the NCCF has invested more than $17 million in northern Chautauqua County through strategic grantmaking, targeted scholarships, and leadership and community collaborations. The NCCF is a tax-exempt charitable organization inherently committed to enhancing the northern Chautauqua community and encouraging local philanthropy. As a Nationally Accredited Community Foundation, the NCCF has proven compliance with the National Standards for U.S. Community Foundations, demonstrating integrity, equity, accountability, transparency, and effectiveness in meeting the needs of their community. For more information on the NCCF, visit www.nccfoundation.org or call 716-366-4892.