Scholarship Opportunities

April 06, 2020

Keep Your Students Busy with Two Scholarship Opportunities!


The Nassau-Suffolk Hospital Council (NSHC) announces a $2,000 scholarship for college juniors/seniors or post graduate students who are studying Journalism, Marketing/Communications, or Healthcare Administration.
(The scholarship is not for clinical-based study.) 

The Ann Marie Brown Memorial Scholarship honors the late Ann Marie Brown, who served as vice president for government and public relations for the Hospital Council from 1983 to 1993. The scholarship is administered by the Hospital Council’s Communications Committee. Filing deadline is June 15, 2020. For more information and an application go to the NSHC scholarship page or call (631) 334-8321.


Walk Safe Long Islandis offering $2,000 in prize money, to be split between one student in Nassau County and one student in Suffolk County, who create a unique and educational poster on the topic of pedestrian education.

Walk Safe Long Island’s Pedestrian Education Poster Competition is open to high school juniors and seniors who are Long Island residents, and who submit a poster adhering to the following parameters;

  • Content should focus on highlighting one or more of the Vehicle and Traffic Laws for Pedestrian Enforcement. You can reference those lawsHEREor download the quick reference guideHERE.
  • Posters should be graphically attractive and use dynamic messaging.

  • Digital submissions are accepted in PNG or PDF formats.

  • Posters will be printed in 11×17-in. size for display in community settings such as schools, libraries and DMVs. Poster may be printed as small as 5½× 8½-in. used as display on a web-page. Please consider these dimensions when creating the graphics or choosing a typeface.

  • Submission of poster, regardless of selection for award, gives the New York Coalition for Transportation Safety (award-granting entity) permission to use and re-purpose content for educational and promotional purposes related to poster’s original content.

The deadline for entries is Sunday, May 31st, 2020.

Click herefor full details and to submit an entry.