Applications for the 2011 Saint Francis Foundation and Auxiliary Healthcare Scholarships are now available. The program awards scholarships of up to $2,000 annually to students pursuing a healthcare-related career.
Applicants must have successfully completed one year of an accredited healthcare program and have at least a 3.0 grade point average. In addition, all applicants must submit all required documentation and a completed application to the Foundation by Friday, July 1. Students are eligible to receive a scholarship a maximum of two years. Foundation Executive Director Linda H. Decker and Auxiliary President Mary Spell serve as co-chairs of the scholarship committee, which includes representatives from the Auxiliary, Foundation, Administration and Human Resources departments at Saint Francis.
All applicants are considered regardless of race, creed, color, national origin, religion, ancestry, age, handicap or veteran status. Applications are available at www.sfmc.net. For more information, please contact the Foundation at 573-331-5790.