BVRMC Nursing Scholarship applications to be accepted

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

The Buena Vista Regional Medical Center Nursing Scholarship Committee will again be accepting scholarship applications during February and March for the 2018-2019 academic year. The annual scholarship award is $1000.

Since its inception in 2003, 120 scholarships have been awarded to area nursing students provided entirely by donations to the scholarship program.

Any student who has a permanent residence in Buena Vista County or any adjoining county, has completed at least one year of pre-nursing education at an accredited school, has a Cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.5 or better on a four-point scale and has applied or will be applying to a nursing program for the upcoming academic year is eligible to apply.

Students who already have a nursing degree and are working toward an advanced degree in nursing are also eligible to apply.

Information, application forms and additional eligibility requirements may be obtained on the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center website at under the Foundation link.

Applications must be received or postmarked no later than March 31. No applications will be considered after the March 31 deadline.

For more information, call Brad Strader at the Buena Vista Regional Healthcare Foundation office at 712-213-8609.