The Sandra King Excellence and Education Fund Scholarship was established to encourage opportunities for the education of long-term healthcare professionals in Kentucky.
The Nazareth Homes Foundation awards the Sandra King Excellence and Education Fund Scholarship to Nazareth Home employees who are pursuing further education, certification, or other learning opportunities in the long-term care profession. Nazareth Home employees in all departments who meet the qualifications are eligible to apply for a scholarship.
Applications will be reviewed by volunteers of the Nazareth Homes Foundation Committee. Recipients will be chosen based on completion of the application, including the Scholarship Application Questionnaire, commitment to the profession, and one required letter of recommendation.
Scholarship will be paid directly to the educational institution to cover expenses incurred for tuition, books, or course-related fees. The amount of each employee scholarship is $2,000 twice per year, with a max of $4,000 per year. This amount is reviewed annually.
Applications will be accepted and awarded twice each year. The application periods for 2023 are:
How to apply:
Nazareth Homes Foundation
Attn: Employee Scholarship Program
2000 Newburg Road
Louisville, KY 40205
For more information, contact Carrie Burns, Nazareth Home Director of Development, by email or at (502) 459-9681 ext. 4309.