St.Vincent Mercy Foundation Scholarship

Thanks to the generosity of our donors, the St.Vincent Mercy Hospital Foundation Scholarship Fund promotes health care careers among outstanding local students. Students eligible for the scholarships include:

  • High school seniors from Elwood, Frankton, Madison-Grant and Alexandria high schools who plan to pursue a health care career through higher education.
  • $1,000 scholarship grants will be awarded. The scholarships must be used during the 2013-2014 academic year.

Applications must be postmarked no later than March 22, 2013.

Please send, deliver, or e-mail to:

Bridget Brewster, Executive Director
St.Vincent Mercy Hospital Foundation
1331 South A Street
Elwood, IN 46036
bbrew002@stvincent.org

Scholarship winners will be announced at each school’s awards ceremony.

Please include the following with the application:

  1. The application provided. (click here to download the application)
  2. Three references from teachers, counselors, or employers. References should include: length and nature of acquaintance, an assessment of the applicant's academic potential and character.  References must be on the letterhead of the person writing the reference and signed by him/her.
  3. A transcript of grades, grade point average, SAT score and class rank.
  4. SAR number from FASFA
  5. An essay, no longer than 1000 words, outlining your reasons for pursuing a health care career and your future goals.  Please include the schools and programs to which you have applied, and if you have been accepted to any of the schools.  Please also include whether or not you have made your final decision on attending a university or college.Please ensure the application and other required information are postmarked, delivered, or e-mailed no later than March 22, 2013 to:

Bridget Brewster, Executive Director
St.Vincent Mercy Hospital Foundation
1331 South A Street
Elwood, IN 46036
bbrew002@stvincent.org

If you should need to contact our office for further information, please call Bridget Brewster at 552-4768 or e-mail at bbrew002@stvincent.org.

Click here to download these criteria in PDF format.

Click here to download the scholarship application in PDF format.