Health Career Scholarships from Southwest Medical Center Foundation | PeaceHealth

Health Career Scholarships

PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center’s Foundation Health Career Scholarships are funded by the sales from the hospital gift shop, from proceeds through the Hospital’s employee giving campaign and from philanthropic donors in the community.

The number of scholarships awarded each year is determined by the PeaceHealth Southwest Scholarship Committee, taking into account available funds and qualifications of the applicants. Awards range from $1,000 to $3,000.

Scholarship Info and Application

Each year, the scholarship application period is from early February to early April.

In mid-April, the Scholarship Committee meets to review the applications and select the scholarship recipients for the following school year.  Scholarship awardees will be notified in early May; the amount awarded may be used from July through June.  The scholarships are awarded at an annual Scholarship Awards program in mid May. The funds are distributed to the colleges and universities financial aid offices in July.