Visiting Nurses of the Lower Valley’s Judith McCann Heiser Nursing Scholarship

In honor of the late Judith McCann Heiser of Ivoryton, Visiting Nurses of the Lower Valley will be awarding scholarships to residents of Essex, Chester, Deep River Old Saybrook, Old Lyme and East Lyme who are planning to pursue a career in Nursing.

One or more scholarships will be awarded, with $5,000 being the total of all awards. Scholarships this year will be given on the basis of academic achievement, interview, essay, and motivation.

Application forms are available at the Visiting Nurses’ office at 61 Main Street, Suite 5, Centerbrook, between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. The application deadline is May 24, 2024, and all required materials must be received by this date. For further information or to request an application call 860.767.0186, or email Susan Maxwell at