How to Apply


How to apply for The Barbara Forfar Nursing Scholarship


The deadline to apply for the Barbara Forfar Nursing Scholarship is determined annually by Hackensack Meridian Health.

The deadline is usually in July each year and the Award Presentation in September. 

Please click on the link below for our scholarship application, due date and other specific details.


Barbara Forfar Nursing Scholarship Application


The complete the entire application, sign, date and return by the due date to:

Teri Wurmser, PhD, MPH, RN

Ann May Center for Nursing

2020 State Route 33

Suite 260

Neptune, NJ 07754

PH: 732-776-2496

FX: 732-776-2398

EM: teri.wurmser@hackensackmeridian.org


Application will not  be considered without all of the following:

1. Fully completed application

2. Signed and dated personal statement

3. Proof of enrollment/attendance

4. At least one written reference from a supervisor


The Barbara Forfar Nursing Scholarship Fund was established on January 15, 2011. The Fund is a member of the Ocean Medical Center Foundation family of funds. The fund awards one (or more) nursing scholarship during September of each year to eligible applicants as selected by the fund’s Scholarship Advisory Committee. The Ocean Medical Center Foundation is the tax-exempt charity providing philanthropic support for Ocean Medical Center, a member of Hackensack Meridian Health. The Ocean Medical Center Foundation is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, which means your donation is tax-deductible to the full extent provided by law.


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