470. Josephine County Medical Society Scholarship


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  • Award: Four $1,000 awards
  • Eligibility: Graduating seniors from Grants Pass, Hidden Valley, Illinois Valley and North Valley High Schools.
  • GPA: 2.75 and above
  • Selection Criteria: Applicants interested in pursuing a medical career which involves direct patient contact. Such career paths would include physicians, nurses, emergency medical technicians (EMT’s) physician assistants (PA’s), nurse practitioners (NP’s) and physical therapists. As doctors and nurses are in shortest supply in our area, those applications are of special interest. Additional consideration to need, GPA, class rank, quality of biography, evidence of success in such sciences as biology, chemistry, physics, anatomy and emergency medicine at the high school level, and SAT scores.
  • Use of Funds: Scholarship checks are mailed directly to the recipients’ college or university for payment of tuition and fees. Award may also be used for books and needed school supplies upon presentation of receipts to JCEF for reimbursement.