Foundation of CVPH Presents High School Scholarship Opportunity - Clinton, Essex seniors pursuing health care career encouraged to apply

Foundation of CVPH Presents High School Scholarship Opportunity
Clinton, Essex seniors pursuing health care career encouraged to apply

PLATTSBURGH, NY (04/02/2019) – The Foundation of CVPH is currently accepting applications from any graduating high school senior from Clinton or Essex counties who will be pursuing a career in healthcare.

Healthcare careers may include but are not limited to nursing, physical therapy, speech therapy, occupational therapy, pharmacy, radiology school, and EMT. Students are required to write a 100-200 word essay on why they wish to pursue a degree in the healthcare field. In addition, a copy of their high school transcript is required.

Applications are due no later than April 24, 2019. If you have any questions, please email Karen Kalman at kkalman@cvph.org or speak with your high school guidance counselor.


About the Foundation of CVPH
The Foundation of Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital began over 25 years ago and since that time has touched thousands of lives.  As a not-for-profit entity, The Foundation has its own 20-member Board of Directors who assists with raising funds and oversees how those dollars are invested back into the hospital and into improving the health of our community.  Through generous support, we are helping people, funding programs, enhancing care and touching lives.  To learn more about The Foundation and to show your support, visit us at UVMHealth.org/CVPHFoundation.

About Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital
The University of Vermont Health Network - Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital is a private, not-for profit hospital and a subsidiary of Community Providers Inc., (CPI). Established in 1967 with the merger of Champlain Valley and Physicians hospitals, CVPH joined Fletcher Allen Partners in 2012, which in 2014, became The University of Vermont Health Network.  Together with its partners, Alice Hyde Medical Center, Central Vermont Medical Center, Elizabethtown Community Hospital and the University of Vermont Medical Center, CVPH provides high quality, cost effective care, close to home. Services include an award winning cardiac services program, accredited cancer center, freestanding ambulatory surgery center, comprehensive rehabilitation services and a 24 hour physician-staffed Emergency Care Center.  Governed by a 15-member Board of Directors, CVPH is accredited by the Joint Commission and licensed by New York State and Medicare/Medicaid approved.  Learn more at UVMHealth.org/CVPH or follow us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube.



About The University of Vermont Health Network

The University of Vermont Health Network is an academic health system that is comprised of six affiliate hospitals, a multi-specialty medical group, and a home health agency. We serve the residents of Vermont and northern New York with a shared mission: working together, we improve people’s lives.  Our partners include:



Our 4,000 health care professionals are driven to provide high-quality, cost-efficient care as close to home as possible. Strengthened by our academic connection to the University of Vermont, each of our hospitals remains committed to its local community by providing compassionate, personal care shaped by the latest medical advances and delivered by highly skilled experts.