The recipient has been chosen for the Spring 2019 $2,000 Caregiver Scholarship
AUSTIN, Texas -- SeniorAdvice.com, a leading resource for housing solutions and advice for seniors, has named the winner of its Spring 2019 student scholarship contest. SeniorAdvice.com offered a $2,000 scholarship to students enrolled in a college or university for the Spring of 2019 academic semester to help honor those who give back to the elderly community.
The SeniorAdvice Caregiver Scholarship was open to eligible students who have been a caregiver for an adult relative. The Spring 2019 winner is: Janai Cherry who is attending Morgan State University.
The scholarship was open to students attending a two or four-year college or university in the Spring of 2019. Applicants were asked to answer several questions to complete the application, including: what they learned from their experience as a caregiver or volunteer, and a valuable piece of advice they received from their aging loved one.
"We're aware that there are many deserving senior caregivers out there. The winner was chosen based on their caregiving circumstances, their positive attitude towards the situation, financial need and their desire to continue to better their communities through their education and beyond," said SeniorAdvice.com CEO and Founder, Ryan Patterson.
Additional previous SeniorAdvice.com scholarship winners are as follows:
- Bailey Luber
- Brianna Chandra
- Carolyn Scheese
- Peiyao Wang
- Loren Thomson
- Jennifer McCullough
- Jill Jones
- Dustin Lane
- Anna Ratzlaff
For more information about the SeniorAdvice.com Scholarships, please visit https://www.senioradvice.com/scholarships.
Launched in 2016, SeniorAdvice.com connects older people and their support systems to more than 50,000 housing options. The free senior living search engine contains comprehensive information on providers nationwide, including assisted living, nursing homes, memory care, home healthcare, independent living, adult day services, retirement homes, respite care, and hospice care.