Scholarship Available for High School Students Pursuing Nursing
New Britain [April 09 2009] -
The Hospital of Central Connecticut’s New Britain General campus Auxiliary is accepting applications for The Kathleen Boudreau Scholarship for high school students pursuing nursing careers.
The $500 scholarship was created in memory of Kathleen Boudreau by her daughter, Marleen Boudreau Flory of St. Peter, Minn., through the New Britain General campus Auxiliary.
Application packets are available on the hospital Web site: www.thocc.org/services/auxiliary/; by calling the New Britain General campus volunteer office, (860) 224-5231; or at local school high guidance offices.
Completed applications are due by June 12 and must be submitted to the Volunteer Services Office, HCC at New Britain General, 100 Grand St., New Britain, CT 06050. One high school senior will be selected and announced by a screening committee in July.
Kathleen Boudreau was born in Ireland in 1919, and grew up in Long Island, N.Y., before relocating to New Britain. She completed her LPN degree at Hartford Hospital and worked in New Britain convalescent homes for several years. She volunteered at New Britain General Hospital through the 1970s and ’80s.
Contact: Nancy Martin, 860-224-5900, ext. 4366
HCC Corporate Communications
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