The Clarion Hospital Foundation will award seven scholarships to students of Clarion County. The deadline to submit the applications was moved to an earlier date this year and is quickly approaching. Any student pursuing a health care career is encouraged to apply.
Scholarships to be awarded are: One $1000 Dr. John E. Brooks Memorial Scholarship, Two $1000 Joseph & Helen Miller Memorial Scholarships, Two $1000 Fran Shope Memorial Scholarships, One $1000 James B. Alexander Memorial Scholarship and One $1000 Dr. John L. Johnston Memorial Scholarship.
Mrs Mary Brooks, wife of the late Dr. John E. Brooks and other family members created the Brooks Scholarship in his memory. The Brooks family encourages students to further their education in the health care field and award the scholarship to a student pursuing a career in health care.
The Miller Scholarship was established by the Clarion Hospital Foundation in Honor of the Miller Family.
The Fran Shope Memorial Scholarship was generated to aid local students with education in the medical field.
The James B. Alexander Scholarship will be awarded to the student who submits the best essay.
The James B Alexander Memorial Scholarship will be awarded to a student who enrolled in or is accepted to a medical school.
The scholarships are paid directly to the school of the student's choice.
To be eligible, students must meet the following criteria:
Be a graduate or future graduate of a Clarion County High School.
Be accepted to a school of post-secondary health care education.
Have a grade point average of 3.0 or equivalent in the final three years of high school.
Plan to pursue their education in nursing, inhalation therapy, lab technology, radiology, physical therapy, occupational therapy, medical technology, or other medical field career.
Students who would like to be considered for a scholarship should have their applications submitted to the Clarion Hospital Foundation no later than February 28th. Applications for the scholarships can be found on the Clarion Hospital website at https://www.clarionhospital.org/…/foundat…/scholarships.aspx
Click on the link for the scholarship application 2019 to access the form. Students may request an application via mail by calling the Clarion Hospital Foundation at 814-226-1262.
Mail your completed application to:
Clarion Hospital Foundatrion
Clarion Hospital Foundation
1 Hospital Drive, Clarion, PA 16214
Attention: Scholarship Committee
All applications must be postmarked or dropped of at the Foundation Office at Clarion Hospital by February 28th.