Since 1961, The Valley Hospital Auxiliary has been giving back to the community by offering annual college scholarships to graduating high school seniors and college re-applicants.  

The Valley Hospital Auxiliary scholarship recipients - 2019
Congratulations to the recipients of the 2019 Valley Hospital Auxiliary Scholarship. What an amazing group of young scholars! We are so proud to support your academic futures in your chosen field of study in healthcare.

Eligible applicants:

  • Are planning to pursue a career in a health-related field
  • Reside in towns served by The Valley Hospital or are children of Auxiliary members
  • Are a Junior Volunteer with at least two years or 200 hours of service to The Valley Hospital

How to Apply

Note: Schools closed due to COVID-19 submission changes

The requirements below should still be submitted with your application; however, you may also submit the parts of your application separately and mail to:

The Valley Hospital Auxiliary
223 North Van Dien Avenue
Ridgewood, NJ 07450
Attn: Bobbi Zientek, Auxiliary Coordinator

Guidance staff may sign emailed applications from students and include the student transcript and any other paperwork from the student such as: essay, recommendation letters, acceptance letters, and mail directly to the Auxiliary office address above.

It is preferable but not mandatory that letters of recommendation be sent directly from the author and transcripts be provided by schools.

Questions? Email bziente@valleyhospitalfoundation.org or call 201-447-8136.

All applicants must submit a completed application form, as well as:

  • A typed essay, approximately 350 words in length
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • A transcript of your grades

Auxiliary Scholarship Forms

High School Senior Applicants

High School Senior Letter
High School Senior Application

Junior Volunteer Applicants

Valley Hospital Junior Volunteer Letter
Valley Hospital Junior Volunteer Application

Re-Apply Forms (Prior Awardees Only)

Re-apply Letter
Re-apply Application