External Scholarships

The East Stroudsburg University Foundation is pleased to present externally funded scholarship opportunities for ESU students. 

External Scholarships

Pocono Foundation Lehigh Valley Health Network

The Pocono Foundation Lehigh Valley Health Network offers several scholarship opportunities.

The following are awarded to nursing students with outstanding academic performance:
The Jennie Cramer Memorial Scholarship
The Robert A. Gordon Memorial Scholarship
The R. Dale Hughes Scholarship

Requirements
All applicants must be:
- Enrolled in the last two years of an accredited nursing program;
- Ranked in the upper 15 percentile of their classes with a grade point average of 3.2 or above (on a 4.0 scale);
- Reside within LVHN-Pocono service area of Monroe, Pike, northern Northampton or northwest Warren Counties;
- Express an interest in working for LVHN-Pocono as a nurse upon graduation; and
- Submit evidence of current academic standing with the application

To Apply
Interested students complete the application or call (570) 476-3530.
Click here to download application

The following scholarship will be awarded to a healthcare student with outstanding academic performance (in 2020, only applications for a CRNP may apply):
Sean P. Cunningham Memorial Scholarship

Requirements
All applicants must be:
- Enrolled in an accredited healthcare program;
- A GPA ranked in the top 1/3rd of their classes (on a 4.0 scale);
- Submit an essay in which they present themselves as possessing the qualities of compassion, determination and leadership;
- Written statement expressing interest in working for LVH-Pocono upon graduation;
- Submit evidence of current academic standing with the application;
- A resident of Monroe County;
- Currently have a student education loan balance.

To Apply
Interested students complete the application or call (570) 476-3530.
Click here to download application

Selection Process
- Applications must be received by April 30, 2020 (deadline has been extended from the March 31st date on the application form)
- The LVHN-Pocono Foundation Scholarship Committee will announce the winner
- The selected students are expected to attend the annual Grant Awards Reception at LVHN-Pocono in June
- Scholarship recipients are asked to submit a letter of appreciation to the scholarship sponsors.

Please send completed applications to:
LVHN - Pocono Foundation
206 East Brown Street
East Stroudsburg, PA  18301
Email:  JDavid.Woods@lvhn.org



Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education Foundation

The Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education Foundation offers several scholarship opportunities to students enrolled in any of the 14 State System universities.  This information, along with the applications, is available on the following website, www.thepafoundation.org.

Other scholarships are available through externally funded sources. Learn more.

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