Two scholarships are currently available through Boone County Hospital--the Auxiliary Scholarship and the Puntenney Scholarship. The deadline for both is July 15th.
The Boone County Hospital Auxiliary Scholarship has been established to provide financial assistance for tuition and books for a Boone County Hospital employee (FT, PT, PRN) pursuing an education in a health related field. The criteria for eligibility includes:
- Acceptance in an accredited college or trade school on a full-time basis
- Completion of the scholarship application
- Enrollment in a course of study related to the health field
If selected, the recipient(s) will be notified by mail and the scholarship(s) will be paid in two $500 installments, by the semester, and made payable to the recipient(s) and the institution(s).
The Sigrid E. Puntenney Scholarship recognizes students who excel in math and science by earning maintaining a 4.0 grade point average during their final two years in high school.
The purpose of this scholarship is to offer financial assistance to Boone County Hospital employees, or their children, as they pursue basic or advanced education in a healthcare-related field. This may include careers in Nursing, Radiology, Laboratory, Respiratory Therapy, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy, Pharmacy, Medicine, etc.
For additional information and applications, click on Scholarships on the home page of the BCH website.