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Messori Jacobsen Scholarship Fund was established by Dr. and Mrs.
Divo Messori to celebrate the life of their daughter Lisa. A nurse,
Lisa died in 2001 after a battle with breast cancer. This donor-directed
fund benefits Chestnut Hill Health System (CHHS) nurses with their
continuing nursing educationThe Elissa Messori Jacobsen
Nursing Scholarship Fund. Full-time, part-time, pool nurses and
nursing staff, with a minimum of six months of nursing experience
at CHHS are eligible to apply for a scholarship grant. Applicants
must be enrolled in an accredited nursing program before applying.
Applicants must be engaged in nursing at CHHS for a minimum
of six months.*
Full-time, part-time, pool nurses and nursing staff are
Applicants must be enrolled in nursing studies, including
but not limited to diploma, associate, undergraduate or graduate
The Fund does not provide for pre-requisite nursing program
Previous award recipients are eligible to apply.
There is one application cycle annually - the application
deadline for 2016 is Friday, September 16.
Note: Each applicant will be interviewed - a process
begun in 2010. Interviews will be scheduled between Mon. Sept.
21 and Fri. Oct. 9.
Community Health Foundation will award scholarships in December.
window has closed for 2016. Awards will be made in December.
As advanced nursing education and experience benefits CHHS and
the patients served by the health system, the Foundation would
appreciate your partnership in spreading the word about this scholarship