Hospital offers scholarships for 2018

The lobby at Hazel Hawkins Memorial Hospital

Applications for the 2018 Hazel Hawkins Hospital Auxiliary Scholarship Awards are now available.

Scholarships are awarded each year to students who are pursuing a medical or medically-oriented career. The total amount awarded to each recipient will be at the discretion of the Scholarship Committee.

Auxiliary members put in thousands of hours throughout the year running a thrift shop, the hospital gift shop, and organizing their annual holiday bazaar in order to fund scholarships and purchase equipment for Hazel Hawkins Memorial Hospital and its skilled nursing facilities.

To be eligible to apply for a scholarship individuals must:

  • Be a high school graduate (or equivalent)
  • Be a resident of San Benito County for a minimum of one continuous year
  • Be enrolled in health-related course of study at an accredited institution
  • Apply by April 2, 2018

A complete list of eligibility rules and the application packet are available at the Hazel Hawkins Memorial Hospital lobby, San Benito High School, Anzar High School, Gavilan College, and online at under the “news” tab. Interested individuals can also contact Frankie Gallagher in the Hazel Hawkins Hospital Public Relations office at (831) 636-2644 for additional information.


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