The Senior Care Scholarship
A Place for Mom is proud to offer a scholarship to university students interested in the fields of aging and gerontology. As North America's largest senior living referral service, we know the importance of supporting the training and education of our future senior care leaders. This scholarship will be awarded to a citizen or a permanent resident of the United States or Canada (excluding Quebec) who is enrolled and currently taking classes at an accredited college or university in the United States or Canada (excluding Quebec).
Eligibility:-Enrolled in an associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or graduate-level program in a medical, nursing, or social sciences related major. The student must be planning on pursuing a career that involves working with senior citizens. The applicant must be attending classes at an accredited college or university at the time of the spring deadline-Employees of A Place for Mom and members of their immediate family (spouse, parent, child, sibling, and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and persons living in the same household, whether or not related, of such employees, are not eligible to apply-Applicants must complete the student information form, a 500-900 word essay on the selected topic For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
Award Amount: $3,000
Essay required: Yes