The Ann Marie Brown Memorial Scholarship honors the memory of the late vice president for government and public relations of the Nassau-Suffolk Hospital Council (NSHC), a professional organization that represents Long Island’s not-for-profit and public hospitals. Ann Marie was a high profiled leader, committed advocate and respected professional. This award was established to perpetuate her principles and interests.
The Ann Marie Brown Memorial Scholarship has been awarded since 1994 and commemorates the late vice president for government and public affairs at the Hospital Council. Brown served in this role from 1983 – 1993. The scholarship is offered to a college junior, senior, or post-graduate student who is both a resident of Long Island and studies communications/marketing, journalism, or health care administration. The $2,000 scholarship is awarded annually by the NSHC and its Communications Committee.