Awarded by Triangle Community Foundation
To provide financial aid and honour individuals with a commitment to helping others in the area of drug and alcohol addiction.
The scholarship is available to any graduate student, physician's assistant or medical student in the Triangle area who has worked (preferably as a volunteer) to help others with alcoholism, drug abuse and addictive disorder treatment or with preventive education on the subject of addiction. Please see the website for further details external link.
Applicants must reside in Chatham, Durham, Orange or Wake countries, and be enrolled or planning to enroll in graduate school, a physician assistant programme of study or continue a programme in which the applicant is already enrolled. The student need not be pursuing a degree in addictive disorders, but must show demonstrated commitment to working with others in that field during or before graduate studies, preferably as a volunteer.
Application forms are available online.
Triangle Community Foundation
Triangle Community Foundation connects philanthropic resources with community needs, creates opportunity for enlightened change and encourages philanthropy as a way of life.