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JMH Scholarship Programs

 Johnson Memorial Hospital Announces Two Scholarship Programs

 STAFFORD SPRINGS, Conn. (January 2019) Johnson Memorial Hospital (JMH) is accepting scholarship applications for its Auxiliary Gift Shop Scholarship Program and Medical Staff Scholarship Program. 

Applications for either scholarship are available by contacting Kate Sullivan Vaghini, development associate, at 860-714-1267 or via email at or just click here. 

The submission deadline is March 15, 2019 for both programs.

The JMH Auxiliary will award a $1,000 scholarship to a current exemplary gift shop volunteer. Criteria for consideration include the total number of hours logged and status as a high school senior or adult volunteer pursuing higher education in the field of their choice. 

The JMH Medical Staff offers several $1,000 scholarships for students pursuing studies in health or human services related fields.  High school students may apply if they will graduate in 2019 and reside in Ellington, Enfield, Somers, Stafford or Tolland. 

JMH volunteers or individuals who have a parent employed at JMH but live outside the designated geographic area may also apply. Students pursuing higher education in health or human services may apply if they are a JMH employee, JMH adult volunteer or were a recipient of this award in the previous three years.

About The JMH Auxiliary

The Auxiliary at Johnson Memorial Hospital is a not-for-profit organization, registered with the State of Connecticut, dedicated to serving the needs and mission of the hospital.  For more than 100 years, the Auxiliary has supported the hospital through fund raising events, gift shop operations and other special projects.  Auxiliary membership consists of men and women.  For more information, visit

About Johnson Memorial Hospital

Johnson Memorial Hospital and Home & Community Health Services provide a continuum of health care services to those living and working in north central Connecticut and western Massachusetts. In 2016, Johnson Memorial Hospital and Home & Community Health Services became part of Trinity Health Of New England, an integrated health care delivery system that is a member of Trinity Health, Livonia, Michigan, one of the largest multi-institutional Catholic health care delivery systems in the nation serving communities in 22 states. The 92-bed hospital and home health and hospice agency have been anchor institutions in north central Connecticut for more than 100 years.  Visit for more information and follow us on Facebook @JohnsonMemorialHospCT and Twitter @JohnsonMemorial