Students pursuing a career in healthcare and living in the Greater Harrisburg area are invited to apply for a scholarship award from the PinnacleHealth Auxiliary Ernest R. McDowell Health Career Scholarship program.
Any student currently attending, accepted to, or pending acceptance to, any accredited institution offering a course of education in a health career field may apply. Acceptance must be verified before scholarships are awarded.
About The Scholarship
The scholarship started in May of 1988 with an amount of $10,000. This past year, the Auxiliary evaluated over 100 applications for the Ernest McDowell Health Career Scholarship. A total of $65,000 was allocated to 86 students for the 2014-2015 academic year. Students are invited to reapply yearly.
All recipients have been students in health career fields, which include Medical School, Pre-Med, Nursing, Pharmacy, Physical Therapy, Speech Language Pathology and many of the technical fields.
For more information call (717) 231-8080.
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