Bothwell Foundation offers $500 medical career scholarships to graduating high school seniors pursuing degrees in a health care field
Sedalia, Missouri, March 21, 2018 — The Bothwell Regional Health Center Foundation is offering $500 medical career scholarships to graduating high school seniors who plan to pursue a degree in health care. There are multiple scholarships available, which will be awarded to high-achieving students from Pettis and Benton counties. Special consideration will be given to students who plan to return to the area to work in a health care-related field.
“The Bothwell Foundation encourages area students to pursue health-related careers with the hope they will return home to help meet the healthcare needs of residents living in Sedalia, Warsaw, Cole Camp and other surrounding communities,” said Stafford Swearingen, president of the Bothwell Foundation. “This is a win-win for our local students and our local communities.”
Applicants must be a U.S. citizen and a resident of the Bothwell Regional Health Center market area (Pettis or Benton counties). They also must provide proof of acceptance into a post-secondary educational program and enrollment in a health-related field of study.
Applications are available online at http://www.brhc.org/foundation/scholarships.aspx, at the offices of high school guidance counselors, or by calling the Bothwell Foundation at 660-829-7786. Applications must be mailed to the Bothwell Foundation at 601 E. 14th Street, Sedalia, MO 65301 by April 13, 2018.