Mary C. Manning Scholarship

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I am very grateful for the Mary C. Manning scholarship as it is helping me to further my education to become a nurse. By becoming a nurse I will be able to help those with lung disease and educate those who are not as knowledgeable. - Mariah C.


Scholarship Offered for NH Students Pursuing Degree in Public Health, Nursing, or Respiratory Therapy

The scholarship is named in memory of Mary C. Manning, past Vice-President and Director of the organization, then called the New Hampshire Tuberculosis Association. For 42 years, from 1923 until her death in 1965, Mary C. Manning gave her time, talent, and financial support to benefit lung health in New Hampshire. The scholarship was established to continue her legacy and to support future public health students further their academic interests. The $500 scholarship will be awarded annually.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Scholarship will be awarded to students interested in pursuing a degree in public health, nursing or respiratory therapy 
  • Undergraduate or graduate programs are eligible
  • Applicant must be a NH resident

Application Requirements

  • Application must be completed in full to be considered (additional pages may be included)
  • Please include college letter of acceptance or current college transcript
  • Please include one letter of reference 
  • Application must be received by deadline of September 15, 2020

Apply Online
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Download the Application
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Application Deadline: September 15, 2020

Notification will be made in early October


Return printed applications to:

Breathe New Hampshire

Attn: Scholarship Committee

145 Hollis Street, Unit C

Manchester NH 03101

or email to: 



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