St. Elizabeth's Medical Center Scholarships

St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center Task Force is seeking applicants for its Allston-Brighton resident scholarship. This scholarship is a direct result of a neighborhood partnership between St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center (SEMC) and the residents of Allston and Brighton. One winner who is pursuing a nursing degree will receive the Ann O'Flaherty Scholarship, named in memory of staff nurse Ann O'Flaherty who had a passion for helping fellow nurses learn and grow in their careers.

In 2022, St. Elizabeth's will award $5,000 scholarships to applicants admitted to healthcare related higher educational programs. Applications will open June 9, 2022. 


  • Applicant must be a resident of Allston or Brighton (for a minimum of 5 years) with proof of residency. 
  • Applicant must be accepted and enrolled to an accredited college or university in pursuit of a career in health care.
  • Applications must include all of the following information (no exceptions) and otherwise will be disqualified from the selection process.

To Apply

  • The full application is available here. Please read carefully.

  • Please attach all supporting materials including official transcripts, resumes, and other information that will assist the committee in assessing your application.

  • Proof of residency can include driver’s license, utility bill, deed or lease, or other relevant documentation.  Please be sure to provide at least two (2) proofs of residency.

  • Please include a copy of a college application essay (or personal statement essay).

  • Please include a letter of personal recommendation (may not be a family member).

  • Applications received after 5:00pm on JULY 1, 2022 will not be considered.

  • Please mail/deliver six (6) copies of completed application and supporting materials to:

    Rosie Hanlon
    C/O Jackson Mann Community Center
    500 Cambridge Street    
    Allston, MA  02134
    [email protected]