Scholarships

Hancock Health Foundation offers a number of scholarship opportunities for students interested in pursuing careers in healthcare fields. If you’re interested in nursing, nutrition, healthcare technology, or one of the dozens of other healthcare professions, we may have a way to help fund your education. Explore the scholarships listed for more information.

Healthcare & Wellness Scholarships

Each year, Hancock Health Foundation awards at least one $2,000 healthcare and wellness scholarship to support local students and encourage entry into healthcare and wellness professions.  Current High School students are not eligible.

Edith Zike Nursing Scholarship

The Edith Zike Nursing Scholarship was created in 1970 to encourage entry into the nursing profession. Scholarships of up to $2,000 per recipient are awarded each year. 

Jill Carr Memorial Scholarship

The Jill Carr Memorial Scholarship was created in 2017 to students who wish to pursue a career in the food industry.  A $1,000 scholarship will be awarded each year.

John F. Stickford Nursing Scholarship

The John F. Stickford Nursing Scholarship promotes excellence in nursing by supporting local nursing students. The scholarship covers the cost of the recipient’s tuition for one year.

School of Radiologic Technology Scholarships

These scholarships are awarded to individuals currently enrolled in Hancock Regional Hospital’s School of Radiologic Technology. Applicants must live in the hospital’s service area* or work in Hancock County.