2024-2025 AmeriHealth Caritas Delaware First State Scholarship

ACDE first state scholarship

Scholarships: four scholarships of $5,000

Field of Study: Nursing & Allied Health

Application Deadline: Wednesday, May 15, 2024 at 11:59PM EST

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About The Scholarship

The AmeriHealth Caritas Delaware First State Scholarship was established to assist four undergraduate students pursuing Nursing or Allied Health degrees. Scholarships will be distributed for the upcoming 2024-2024 academic year. Each recipient will be awarded $5,000 to support their education for items such as tuition, fees, books, and other course-related expenses.

It is important to note that simply being qualified and submitting an application does not guarantee an award. These scholarships are competitive, and applications will be evaluated based on their merit.

 Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for the AmeriHealth Caritas Delaware First State Scholarship, applicants must:

  • Be a U.S. citizen and a resident of the State of Delaware.
  • Be a high school senior graduating in the 2023-24 academic year OR a student in the first or second year of a Nursing or Allied Health program.
  • Be planning to attend (or accepted at) an accredited four-year college/university in the Fall 2024 semester
  • Demonstrate financial need.

Application Process

An impartial selection committee will examine the completed applications and choose recipients based on academic achievements, community participation, volunteerism, financial necessity, and essay content.

All required supporting documents must be uploaded to your online application by the application deadline. If you do not follow the upload instructions exactly, your application may remain incomplete. Documents that meet the criteria required for this application that are uploaded by the deadline will be processed and considered on time.

Important Dates

Application Open: February 26, 2024

Application Deadline: May 15, 2024

Notification of Selection Results: May 2024

Funds Disbursed: July 2024

How to Apply

  1. Sign into, or Create an Account
  2. To start an application, click ADD NEW APPLICATION.
    1. You will then be asked for the Program Key. If you do not know the Program Key, search “ AmeriHealth Caritas Delaware First State Scholarship “
  3. Complete all required sections
    1. Supplements (Complete Form)
    2. Attachments
      1. Upload all required documents
  4. Submit once complete

Full Details

For full scholarship details, step-by-step instructions and FAQs, please view the AmeriHealth Caritas Delaware First State Scholarship booklet.