Thursday, December 28, 2017

GREENCASTLE, Pa. (Dec. 28, 2017) – Applications are now being accepted for health education scholarships offered by the Greencastle-Antrim Endowment, a component of Summit Endowment.

Applicants must be Greencastle-Antrim High School seniors who will graduate in 2018 and plan to pursue a degree in health care.

“Our endowment receives many applications every year from young women and men filled with potential who are passionate about helping others as they pursue degrees to become health-care professionals,” said Greencastle-Antrim Endowment Chair Don Barnhart. “We hope the scholarships we provide will help lessen the financial burden for these students.”

This is the seventh year Greencastle-Antrim Endowment has awarded financial support to students pursuing a degree in health care. In addition to three $2,000 awards, which may be renewed if recipients meet certain criteria, up to four additional one-time $500 awards may be distributed.

Applications can be found here or by contacting Director of Community Services Ann Spottswood at (717) 267-4861 or

In addition to completing an application, scholarship candidates must submit a one-page explanation of future educational goals; two letters of recommendation from professional educators or community leaders; and official transcripts from their junior and senior years of High School to Spottswood at her email address.

All application materials must be received electronically by 4 p.m. Feb. 28, 2018.

Summit Health is a non-profit network of hospitals and physician practices dedicated to building a healthier community.

As Franklin County's leading healthcare provider, Summit Health offers family care, specialists, lab and imaging services, a fitness center, urgent care centers, and two award-winning hospitals.

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