Scholarships

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(781) 624-8520

​Learn more about the Friends of South Shore Health's scholarship opportunities.

Are you an employee of the Health System pursuing a degree in Nursing? Are you a nurse looking to further your education? Then you are in luck. The Friends will begin accepting applications for the annual Nursing Scholarships. This year, as in past years, we will offer up to four $1,000 scholarships to worthy applicants. To be eligible you must be a full time or regular part time employee of the Health System, presently enrolled at an accredited school pursuing a BSN or higher with a current GPA of B- or higher.

The Marion C. Martinsen Scholarship is awarded to a candidate pursuing a career in Nursing. Applicants must be a high school senior or graduate, with a GPA of B- or higher, presently enrolled at an accredited school pursuing a nursing degree. Health System employees and families may be given preference, however, you do not need to work here to apply.

A new scholarship opportunity is available for family members of employees and volunteers who are furthering their education in a Health Related field. Applications are now available for the Family Member or Volunteer Scholarship. The applicant must be the child or grandchild of a South Shore Health System employee, an active volunteer or the child or grandchild of an active volunteer of South Shore Health System. They must be a high school senior or graduate from an accredited public, private or parochial school with a GPA of B- or higher, presently enrolled at an accredited school pursuing an education in a health related field. Applications and all relevant paperwork are due Wednesday, June 27, 2018.

Applications are now being accepted! Applicants must be a full time or regular part-time employee of South Shore Health System, presently enrolled at an accredited school pursuing an associate degree, bachelor degree or technical accreditation in a health related field and have a recent GPA of B- or higher. No Nursing Applications will be accepted. Applications and all relevant paperwork are due Wednesday, July 25, 2018.

Applications are now being accepted for the Terry Ries Nursing Education and Development Scholarship. Applicants must be a full time or regular part-time employee of South Shore Health System who has worked here for a minimum of 1 year and plans to maintain employment for 1 year post selection. The person must be enrolled or accepted into an accredited program to begin or advance their nursing career and have a recent GPA of B- or higher. Applications and all relevant paperwork are due Wednesday, August 29, 2018.