Cascades East Area Health Education Center Scholarships
Check Your Eligibility For Cascades East Area Health Education Center Scholarships By Answering The Following Questions
Cascades East Area Health Education Center and the St. Charles Foundation currently offer student scholarships for those students who have a desire to enter into a health care career and practice in a rural Oregon area as a certified nurse assistant, registered nurse, nurse practitioner, physician assistant, or other health professional.
Applicants must meet application specific requirements as outlined for each scholarship. All applicants must have resided, or been enrolled in school(s) a minimum of four years in one of the counties of Deschutes, Crook, Jefferson, Lake, Grant, Harney, Klamath , or the Warm Springs Indian Reservation. Eligibility and details follow below, as well as a downloadable application form.
Applications are due in the Cascades East AHEC office no later than 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 19, 2020 (the week before Spring Break). We highly encourage all applicants to complete the applications as soon as possible. Only ONE application needs to be submitted. You can indicate the scholarships of your interest on a cover letter.
The scholarship will be awarded to a student who is planning to enter a nursing program and practice in Oregon. A $1,000 scholarship may be used for tuition, books, or direct fees for school.Applicants will be evaluated, in order stated: a) potential as a nurse; b) career plans in nursing; c) financial need; and d) scholastic record. Grade point accumulative minimum: 2.5 to 3.0 or higher