For Immediate Release
April 24, 2013
NEW MEXICO COMMUNITY FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES
ARTESIA SPECIAL HOSPITAL DISTRICT HEALTHCARE OCCUPATIONS SCHOLARSHIPS
SANTA FE, NM – New Mexico Community Foundation (NMCF) is pleased to announce that applications are open for the Artesia Special Hospital District Healthcare Occupations Scholarships (ASHD). ASHD is a fund of New Mexico Community Foundation, offering scholarships to students who reside in the Artesia and surrounding communities of New Mexico. Through the generosity of this fund, ASHD will provide grants to students in the healthcare field for the 2013 school year. Individual scholarship amounts are up to $750 for each semester (fall/spring).
To be eligible for an ASHD Healthcare Occupations Scholarship, applicants must be currently employed by the Artesia General Hospital. They must have at least one semester of college and have a minimum GPA of 3.0. Applicants must be pursuing careers in the healthcare field (administration or operations). The scholarships awards will be determined by financial need, and given for education at accredited institutes of higher learning only. Scholarship awards are to be used for on-campus room and board, the cost of tuition and books, or supplies and equipment required for course instruction, not to exceed the total cost of attendance.
For more information and application, go to www.nmcf.org or contact NMCF at (505) 820-6860.
Application deadline is May 31, 2013.
As an endowment-building and grant-making organization, New Mexico Community Foundation serves and invests in New Mexico’s people, communities, and environment. With partners in every county, we promote philanthropy as a tool for building community assets, relationships, and self-reliance. Working together, we maximize resources to meet the unique needs of New Mexicans today and create lasting change for tomorrow. TOGETHER WE THRIVE | NMCF.org