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Edison Home Health Care Education Scholarship (ID 4054)


Scholarship Description

Start Date:
1/1/2019
Deadline:
8/31/2019
Website:
https://cdpapny.org/scholarship/
Form:
https://goo.gl/forms/WY9FoEqvCQKumX9z2
Amount:
$1,000
Description:
Edison Home Health Care (“Edison”) is a New York based company providing traditional home care services, as well as Fiscal Intermediary services for the Consumer Directed Personal Assistance Program (CDPAP). Edison services thousands of patients throughout NY State and is accredited by the Joint Commission – widely recognized as the highest standard in healthcare accreditation.

The CDPAP Department of Edison Home Health Care offers one $1,000 educational scholarship annually. To apply, please submit a 500 – 1,000 word essay outlining what you would do to improve healthcare. Topics of discussion can be broad and span areas such as systematic issues (e.g. insurance structures), treatment methodologies, patient psychological well-being, or even specialty specific areas. Don’t be afraid to be creative.

Essays must be the original work of the applicant and may not have been previously published or entered into any other competition or promotion.

Applicants must apply using the form found at the following link: https://goo.gl/forms/WY9FoEqvCQKumX9z2

The winner of the scholarship will be contacted via phone or email. The name of the winner will be published on this page within 60 days following the application deadline.

Scholarship funds provided by Edison will be sent via check to the student’s college, university, or educational institution. Funds are to be applied to qualified educational expenses (including tuition, fees, books, and on-campus room and board).

Contact Information

Email:
cdpapny@edisonhhc.com

Eligibility

Gender:
NA
Min Age:
18
Eligibility:
Applicants must be 18 years or older to apply, and must be either a U.S. citizen, U.S. National, or U.S. permanent resident.
Special Criteria:
Applicants are allowed only 1 submission per Scholarship year. Applicants may apply for the Scholarship again in following years.

Essays must be the original work of the applicant and may not have been previously published or entered into any other competition or promotion. Essays must not invade privacy or other rights of any person, firm or entity, and must not in any other way violate or depict a violation of applicable laws and regulations. They also may not contain content that infringes any third-party rights (including but limited to any trademarks or copyrighted materials).

Applicants warrant that all content they submit does not infringe on any third party proprietary rights or otherwise violate any applicable state, federal, local or provincial laws.

Edison Home Health Care (“Edison”) is not responsible for any technical issues that may prevent applications from reaching the review committee.

Applicants are responsible for costs of applying, including online access charges and data/usage charges if entering via a mobile device.

Incomplete submissions may be discarded and not considered for the Scholarship. Edison may, but is in no way obligated to, contact applicants with incomplete submissions to request more information.