The Grundy County Memorial Hospital (GCMH) Foundation Board is now accepting applications for seven $1,000 Healthcare Career Scholarships that will be awarded for the 2012-2013 school year. Eligibility criteria include:
Student must currently be enrolled in an accredited healthcare career program leading to licensure or a clinical laboratory degree (i.e. Nursing School, Physical Therapy School). See a list of approved programs at www.GrundyCountyHospital.org. Student must have completed at least six months of the clinical component of their healthcare degree. Student must be enrolled at least part time for either undergraduate (minimum 6 credit hours) or graduate programs (minimum 4 credit hours). Student must reside in or have graduated from a high school in the Grundy County Memorial Hospital service area of Butler, Grundy, Hardin, or Tama counties. Cumulative Post-Secondary GPA maintained at 2.5 or higher.
Scholarship applications are due by 4:30 p.m. May 31, 2012. For questions about the scholarship or to request an application please contact Erin Schildroth, GCMH Community Outreach Coordinator at 319-824-4147. Applications can be downloaded at www.GrundyCountyHospital.org.
2011 GCMHF Scholarship recipients Jenna Boyle, Allison Schoolman, and Jessica Thompson and GCMH Foundation Board members Melody Hoy and Joyce Schmidt. (L to R: Melody Hoy, Jenna Boyle, Allison Schoolman, Jessica Thompson, Joyce Schmidt)