SLCH will Award Scholarships to Local Students 

Demonstrating Scholastic Achievement and Volunteerism


Applications for the St. Luke’s Cornwall Health System Foundation (SLCSHF) annual scholarship program are now available for graduating local high school students who are entering an accredited university or community college. In order to be considered for one of these opportunities, applicants must submit their information by April 21.


The 2017 scholarship opportunities include:

Albert M. Berkelhamer Memorial Scholarship: $1,000

Candidate must have completed 50 hours of volunteer service at St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital and demonstrate scholastic achievement. This scholarship is made possible through the generosity of family and friends of Albert M. Berkelhamer.


Michael L. Pappis, MD Memorial Scholarship: $1,500

Candidate must plan to pursue a career in the health-related field, demonstrate scholastic achievement, and actively participate in community service and extra-curricular activities. The SLCH Medical Staff and the Pappis Family established a lasting memorial tribute to Dr. Michael Lukas Pappis through the creation of this scholarship fund.


St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital Auxiliary Scholarship: $1,000 (2)

Scholarship will be awarded to a graduating high school student who is the son/daughter of a St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital employee and/or is an active St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital volunteer. Candidates must plan to pursue a career in a health-related field and demonstrate scholastic achievement. This scholarship made possible by the generosity of the St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital Auxiliary.


The application deadline is April 21, 2017. To download the applications, please see below:

Berkelhamer Scholarship Application 2017.pdf

Pappis Scholarship Application 2017.pdf

Auxiliary Scholarship Application 2017.pdf


Any questions, please e-mail Natassia Donohue at or call 568-2580.