Cherokee Indian Hospital Authority Scholarship seeking applicants

by Jun 19, 2012COMMUNITY sgadugi, NEWS ka-no-he-da0 comments

     Cherokee Indian Hospital is now taking applications for their CIHA Scholarship.  This scholarship is available to enrolled members in a postsecondary/college who plan to continue or further their education in the health care field.

     First priority will be given to former Health Occupations students and students demonstrating proficiency in a health related field. 

     The applicant must select and make arrangements for a mentor from Cherokee Indian Hospital.    Applicants are required to check in with their mentor at least once a week for the period of the scholarship.

      To be eligible, students must be enrolled in a minimum of 6 college credit hours in post secondary school. Four, $500 scholarships will be awarded in August of 2012.

     Info: or 497-9163 ex. 6207.  The deadline for applications is Friday, July 20.  

     The funding for this scholarship was made possible through donations, silent auctions, drawings, and other activities from employees of Cherokee Indian Hospital.  No healthcare funds were used.

– Cherokee Indian Hospital