About the Scudder Association
The Scudder Association is one of the oldest and most accomplished family charitable organizations in the United States. The Association’s mission is to promote a bond of kinship, furnish support and assistance to the Scudder Memorial Hospital in Ranipet, India, support other charitable and educational activities, and research and publish our family history and genealogy.
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We invite you to become a new member or renew your membership to the Scudder Association.
2015 Annual Reunion
October 23rd – 25th, 2015
Scudder Annual Reunion in historic Huntington, Long Island, NY.
The Scudder Association gives out a number of grants each year to students recommended by members in the fields of medicine, ministry, and social work. The Educational Grant committee has the joy and responsibility of dispersing about $25,000 each year to worthy and needy students. Generally The Scudder Association gives grants of $1,000 to $2,500 to each student.
India Grant – Medical Missions
As Scudders, we take great pride in the pioneering work of our relatives who have served in India since the 1800s. They’ve left us a rich legacy upon which the Scudder Association continues to build.
Philp Yancey gave this year’s Ida Scudder Oration at Vellore. This is an excerpt from Philip Yancey’s blog site sharing his thoughts on the visit.