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

To apply for a scholarship, CLICK HERE to download the application, and mail the completed form by April 15th to:

Hannah Hanford, Executive Director
Adirondack Health Foundation
P.O. Box 120
Saranac Lake, NY 12983