Phoenixville Health Care Scholarship

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INTRODUCTION: A career in healthcare can be rewarding and challenging, and the opportunities include:

  • Medical Lab Technology
  • Nursing, Pharmacy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Radiology
  • Respiratory Therapy

as well as medical school and the medical specialties.

As a service to the community, the Phoenixville Community Health Foundation, together with the scholarship partners, is sponsoring the Greater Phoenixville Healthcare Scholarship Program.

The program is open to graduating high school seniors from the following schools: Technical College High School Pickering Campus, Great Valley High School, Methacton Senior High School, Owen J. Roberts High School, Perkiomen Valley High School, Phoenixville Area High School, Pottsgrove High School, Pope John Paul VI, Spring-Ford High School, and the Renaissance Academy. Additionally, residents of these school districts attending private or technical schools are also eligible.

Applicants may apply for scholarship aid of $2,000 a year for up to four years for tuition in an undergraduate or technical health care program. Students must

  • maintain full-time status
  • be in good academic standing (2.75 GPA on a 4.0 scale).

All scholarship monies will be paid directly to the school.

The Phoenixville Community Health Foundation will be responsible for coordinating the scholarship program. An appointed committee of the program partners will interview qualified applicants and select the scholarship recipients each year.

PROGRAM CRITERIA: Emphasis will be placed on:

  • academic achievement
  • extra-curricular activities
  • community service
  • financial need
  • a creative 500-word essay about why you are pursuing a health care career.

To apply please fill out this scholarship application: 2019 GPHCS Application Form (MSWord)