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QNHCH Offers Multiple College Scholarships

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Queen’s North Hawai’i Community Hospital has several college scholarship opportunities available.

The Peggy Dineen-Orsini Scholarship offers $2,000 to a resident of Hawai’i County who is enrolled in or accepted for enrollment in a National League of Nursing accredited program in Hawai‘i or on the mainland. Private donors fund this scholarship in memory of Peggy Dineen-Orsini, who was a registered nurse at Queen’s North Hawai’i Community Hospital from 1996 to 2004, remembered for her compassion for her patients, colleagues and friends. 

The Queen’s North Hawai’i Community Hospital Medical Staff is offering two $1,000 scholarship to Hawai’i County residents who demonstrate financial need and are currently enrolled in a program to obtain a health care profession degree. 

Hawaii Emergency Physicians Associated (HEPA) is offering a $3,000 scholarship to a graduating high school student who demonstrates financial need and who without assistance would have no opportunity to attend college.  HEPA funds this program to encourage students to become productive members of our community through higher education.

Applications and instructions:

Peggy Dineen-Orsini Scholarship

QNHCH Medical Staff Scholarship

Hawaii Emergency Physicians Associated (HEPA) Scholarship

For questions, call the Fund Development office at 881-4420.  Completed applications and required documents must be received or postmarked by May 31, 2022. 

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