Mercy Medical Center – Dubuque is pleased to once again offer five $500 scholarships to graduating high school seniors who plan to pursue a career as a registered nurse. The scholarships are open to students attending high schools within Mercy’s primary service area. Applications and a list of eligible high schools are available on Mercy’s website at http://www.mercydubuque.com/Student-Scholarships.
Scholarship recipients are chosen based on class rank, ACT score and GPA, two letters of recommendation, a personal essay, and volunteer activities. Students must be accepted in, or plan to attend, a 4-year college/university or community college to study nursing.
Completed scholarship applications must be received by April 2, 2013. Send applications to Mercy Medical Center, Patient Care Services, Attention: Nursing Scholarship Committee, 250 Mercy Drive, Dubuque, IA, 52001.