Mercy Health Foundation looking for scholarship applicants

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They are looking for applicants from nursing students and nurses seeking to advance their educations during the 2020-2021 academic year

North Lima Mercy Health Medical Center

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Mercy Health Foundation Mahoning Valley is looking for applicants from nursing students and nurses seeking to advance their educations during the 2020-2021 academic year.

To be eligible, students must be enrolled at Mercy College of Ohio–St. Elizabeth Campus or be a Mercy Health employee working in the Youngstown region.

Also accepted are children or spouses of a Mercy Health employee working in the Youngstown region who is enrolled in any accredited nursing program.

Applicants must be pursuing a bachelor’s, master’s or doctoral degree in nursing.

Courtesy of Mercy Health Foundation Mahoning Valley

Last year, Mercy Health Foundation awarded more that $113,000 in scholarships to 63 area students.

Since the scholarship program began, more than $1.3 million in scholarships has been awarded to deserving students planning careers in healthcare.

Applications are available by calling 330-729-1180.

Completed application packages are due March 30.

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