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Great River Friends offers scholarships for 2018-2019 school year

WEST BURLINGTON ? Applications for Great River Friends scholarships for the 2018-2019 school year are available. Two types of scholarships are offered to students pursuing health care careers.


Applicants for high school scholarships must be seniors with minimum 3.0 grade-point averages. They must live in or attend schools within Great River Health System?s service area (about 60 miles).


Applicants for continuing college student scholarships must have graduated from high schools in Great River Health System?s service area in the last 10 years and have completed at least one year of college. Students in graduate school may apply.


Scholarship applications are available at http://GreatRiverMedical.org/volunteer/scholarships. Applications must be postmarked by Thursday, Feb. 15, or delivered to the health system?s Volunteer Services office by Feb. 15.


Great River Friends is a community of donors and volunteers that supports Great River Health Systems with the gifts of time, talent and treasure. For more information, please call Great River Health Systems Volunteer Services at 319-768-3340.