Phoenixville Health Care Scholarship

A career in healthcare can be rewarding and challenging; 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.

About the PCHF 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 II High School, Spring-Ford High School, and the Renaissance Academy. Additionally, residents of these school districts attending private or technical schools are also eligible to apply.

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 semester 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 areĀ pursuing a health care career.

Deadline

The deadline is April 17, 2020.

Application Process

To apply please follow the link to the electronic application process which includes completing both the online application and the verification forms.