College scholarships for healthcare careers


The Adirondack Health Foundation is committed to helping provide an educated and well trained healthcare workforce in the region at a time when there is a growing shortage.

The Foundation Scholarship Program awards annual scholarships of $3,500 for three students pursuing a degree in Nursing or Allied Healthcare professions.  Students who maintain an average of 3.0 or greater are eligible for a second-year scholarship.

Scholarships will be offered to the following:

  • Current employee of Adirondack Health
  • Immediate family member of a current employee and/or retiree
  • Student about to graduate from high school
  • Immediate family member of a current employee and/or retiree
  • Student about to graduate from high school
  • Non-traditional students

How to apply

The application can be downloaded by clicking the button below. You can:

  • Fill out the form on your computer then email the completed form to hbailey@adirondackhealth.org OR
  • Print it out, fill it out, and mail it to
Hannah Hanford, Executive Director
Adirondack Health Foundation
P.O. Box 120
Saranac Lake, NY 12983

Applications are due April 30.

Download Application