Christopher Patrick of Shelton has received a $2,500 scholarship from Orthopaedic Specialty Group Education Foundation. Patrick plans to pursue a doctorate in physical therapy at Sacred Heart University. The foundation was founded to foster humanitarian outreach and education related to musculoskeletal care at home and abroad. The foundation awards scholarships to students pursuing post-secondary training (four-year or advanced degree) in a musculoskeletal care related field. The amount is applied directly toward tuition and educational expenses. Orthopaedic Specialty Group has an office on Enterprise Drive in Shelton as well as locations in Fairfield and Stratford.