The Aileen D. Kelly Memorial Scholarship
Criteria: (Three Awards Equal to Full Annual Tuition) The Aileen D. Kelly Memorial Scholarship will be awarded to an undergraduate or graduate student, a registered nurse, with a record of superior scholarship combined with a strong career interest and evidence of potential future accomplishment.
Aileen D. Kelly was educated in the Worcester public schools and graduated from the Worcester City Hospital School of Nursing, Class of 1918. She then entered the field of public health nursing at Columbia University in New York and was appointed by the Board of Education of the City of New York as a teacher of hygiene and home nursing. Upon her retirement, Miss Kelly lived in New York and returned to Worcester in 1978, where she lived until her death in 1981.