What We Fund
Since 1996 The Goddard Foundation has awarded undergraduate student scholarships and graduate student scholarships to students pursuing degrees in healthcare and service-based fields.
The Goddard Foundation is currently NOT accepting grant applications. We are in the process of reviewing our mission and our funding practices. If you need further information, please call the foundation office.
The Goddard Foundation Scholarships ($3,000) are awarded to students who are continuing their education in the healthcare industry, including: medical, social work, physical therapy, pharmaceutical, sports medicine, and others. Applicants must be a resident of Brockton or one of the surrounding towns of Bridgewater, East Bridgewater Easton, Raynham, Stoughton, or West Bridgewater.
Judge Robert S. Prince Scholarship ($5,000) will be awarded to an undergraduate Junior or Senior in college or a graduate school student or applicant who has been accepted for admission to graduate school. Applicants must be a resident of Brockton or one of its surrounding towns (Bridgewater, East Bridgewater, Easton, Raynham, Stoughton and West Bridgewater.) The selected student will be one who has shown exemplary commitment to community service on a local, regional, national, or international level, and who exhibits dedication to a career path which is service-based.
Here are just a few examples of programs the Foundation has supported with grants and donations over the years:
- Health clinic providing medical care to the underprivileged
- Educational programs, such as CNA training
- Health-related issues and services, such as adult daycare
- Visiting nurses
- Educational tutoring program for homeless children
- Healthy eating and living educational program for children
- Programs offering substance abuse treatment