ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIPS – HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENT
Bruce Z. Arakelian Endowed Scholarship Fund (2008)
Established by Bruce Z. Arakelian ’82, this fund provides scholarship support for students pursuing a degree in Nursing in the School of Health & Environment at UMass Lowell.
Eileen C. Bean, RN Memorial Scholarship Fund (2011)
Established in memory of Eileen C. Bean, RN, this scholarship supports students who have received a baccalaureate degree in Nursing from UMass Lowell, and are now graduate students in the Department of Nursing at UMass Lowell.
Shirley M. Cyronis Nursing Scholarship (1992)
This fund was established by a gift from the Visiting Nurses Association Board of Trustees to honor its executive director, Shirley M. Cyronis. Scholarships support students majoring in nursing.
May Futrell Scholarship Endowment for Graduate Nursing Students (2000)
The fund was created by Dr. May Futrell, a retired faculty member who chaired the Department of Nursing for 20 years. This endowment funds scholarships for full-time graduate students in the nursing program. Preference is given to doctoral students focusing on gerontological nursing. Secondary preference is given to master’s degree students with a concentration in gerontological nursing.
Lowell General Hospital Endowed Scholarship Fund (2012)
This scholarship, established by Lowell General Hospital, provides support for students who are pursuing an undergraduate degree in Nursing from the School of Health and Environment. Scholarships are awarded to students from the Merrimack Valley, with preference to those who are from the City of Lowell.
Robert and Donna Manning Endowed Management and Nursing Scholarships (2005)
Created by Robert ’84 and Donna ’84 Manning, this fund supports scholarship for nursing and management majors. Robert is CEO of MFS Investment Management, and chairman of the University of Massachusetts Board of Trustees, and Donna is an oncology specialist.
Physical Therapy Endowed Scholarship (2007)
Awarded to students with financial need who are pursuing a degree in exercise physiology or graduate students pursuing a degree in physical therapy.
Jacqueline Puliafico Endowed Scholarship for Music and Nursing (2007)
Created by Jacqueline Puliafico ’42, this fund supports undergraduate students with financial need, with preference for students majoring in music or nursing.
Madonna J. Schromm Nursing Scholarship (1994)
Created by Paul and Madonna Schromm, this fund honors their daughter Madonna. Scholarships support nursing majors.
Solomont Family Nursing Scholarship (1985)
Created by the Solomont family, the owners of nursing homes in Lowell and the Merrimack Valley, this fund supports nursing majors.
Dean Janice M. Stecchi Scholarship (2004)
This multi-donor fund was created to honor Dean Janice M. Stecchi, who retired in 2003 after 32 years of service to the University. Scholarships support undergraduate or graduate students in the School of Health and Environment who demonstrate a desire to be actively involved in health care.
Trinity EMS Endowed Scholarship Fund (2012)
The Trinity E.M.S. Endowed Scholarship will be awarded to students pursuing an undergraduate degree in Health Sciences. Students must be in good academic standing, maintaining a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and demonstrate financial need and/or merit who are U.S. citizens enrolled at the University of Massachusetts Lowell.
Dr. David H. Wegman Endowed Scholarship Fund (2006)
To provide scholarship support to any School of Health & Environment students who are committed to an intergrated vision of health and environment.