Applications are now being accepted for the Ruth and William O. Sass Scholarship to encourage excellence in the field of nursing. Criteria for consideration include academic achievement, community involvement, nursing career goals, personal and professional references and the availability of other resources.
Named in honor of Dr. and Mrs. William O. Sass, the scholarship is awarded annually to one or more qualified applicants pursuing a bachelor’s degree in nursing.
Scholarship recipients must be a graduate of Niagara Falls, Niagara Catholic or Lewiston-Porter high schools. Scholarship recipients are expected to apply for appropriate jobs at Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center and accept a position if offered.
Applications are due by May 15 in the Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center Foundation office. Call the office at 278-4604 for an application.