The application deadline for the 2014 Ruth and William O. Sass Scholarship for health care professions has been extended to July 15.
Named in honor of Dr. and Mrs. William O. Sass, the scholarship is awarded annually to one or more qualified applicants pursuing a career as a registered nurse, physician assistant or nurse practitioner.
Scholarship recipients must be a graduate of Niagara Falls High School, Niagara Catholic High School or Lewiston-Porter High School.
Other criteria for consideration include academic achievement, community involvement and commitment, health care career goals, personal and professional references and the availability of other resources.
Applications must be submitted to the Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center Foundation by July 15. To obtain an application, call 716-278-4604.