Outside Scholarship: Health Focus of Southwest Virginia

Health Focus of Southwest Virginia
Deadline: May 15, 2017 (Applications must be postmarked by deadline. No Exceptions.)
Amount Awarded: Varies

General Information for Health Focus applicants:

  • Must be accepted into a medical program
  • Not taking any prerequisite courses (ex. Pre-Nursing or Pre-OT)
  • Provide proof of financial need and potential for completing a health career program
  • The vast majority of funds are awarded to Virginia residents and then to students attending Virginia schools. 
  • Student must pay back the unused portion of the award if he/she does not complete a health-related program.
  • Your GPA must be 2.75 or better before being considered 

General Information for Nancy Lee Lucas Memorial Scholarship applicants:

  • Qualifying candidate(s) shall be a Registered Nurse(s) seeking certification in Wound Ostomy and Continence Nursing (must meet the requirements set forth by the WOCNCB for eligibility)
  • Recipient must be a resident of Southwest Virginia
  • Award shall be in an amount up to $2,500.00 and a check will be sent directly to the school.  The award will be deposited into the students’ account and may only be applied toward tuition and fees.
  • Applications must be postmarked by May 15, 2017.

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