RHS to award minority nursing scholarships

Staff Report

Rockford Health System along with Rockford Memorial Hospital Auxiliary will be handing out 12 minority nursing scholarships in 2015.                               RHS

The scholarships will be awarded to African American and Spanish-speaking Hispanic students enrolled in nursing programs.

The winners will each receive $2,000 toward their 2014-2015 educational expenses.

To download an application or for more information visit rockfordhealthsystem.org and click on careers or call Rozene Smith at 815-971-2660.

Applications for scholarships are due by April 15.

Rockford Health System created the scholarship in 2008 with the hospital auxiliary and since has awarded more than $90,000 to African American and Hispanic nursing students.




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