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FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP

The Florida Assisted Living Foundation (the “Foundation”) is committed to promoting and advancing the education of our members and the assisted living profession. To demonstrate this commitment, the Foundation and its provides several scholarships annually for staff enrolled in an accredited college/university degree program in nursing, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, gerontology, nutrition/dietary, or clinical social work. Other aging or health related fields may also be considered, however, preference will be given to those degree programs mentioned.
 
The scholarship process is open annually from January 1st - December 5th of each. Applications and any accompanying documents to include letters of reference must be received during the time periods noted. Your application must be received prior to July 23rd of each year in order to compete for the August award. In order to compete for the January award, your application must be submitted by December 5th of each year. If reference forms are available during that time period. Instructions and general information remain available year round.
 

The following items are required for all scholarship applications. Be sure to check the requirements of the for which you are applying because you may need to mail additional documents.
Required. Currently employed in a FALA member community.
 
Required. Complete the application (which includes a personal statement).

Required. Completed references (they must accompany the application if they are to be submitted).  A total of three references may be submitted.

Required. Official academic transcripts, if available,  and current proof of enrollment (an award is provided only after enrollment is verified).

Required.  The completed application.

The mailing address is: 
Florida Assisted Living Association 
1618 Mahan Center Blvd, Suite 103
Tallahassee, Florida 32308
 
Note:
If you have questions or concerns about the application process, please contact the FALA staff at 850.383.1159 or info@falamail.orgRecipients will be contacted by phone after August 1 
st  or January 31st, and other applicants will be notified by e-mail.

Thank you for taking the time to apply and thank you for working in one of FALA member communities. Your dedication to improving senior care is the reason why Seniors Thrive Longer!