Tuesday, October 2, 2012

Scholarship for minorities Education in Healthcare Field

http://www.goredforwomen.org/ goredscholarship.aspx

Apply today to receive a $2,500 scholarship toward a career in healthcare.

Are you a woman who is dreaming of a healthcare career but feel it’s out-of-reach? There is a need for qualified nurses, physicians and allied healthcare workers of diverse racial or ethnic heritage. We believe the next generation of students can make a difference in at-risk communities. The American Heart Association and Macy’s, national sponsor of Go Red For Women®, proudly announce the second year of the Go Red™ Multicultural Scholarship Fund.

At-risk racial minority groups are in desperate need of healthcare providers who reflect the population and understand important aspects of the various cultures. The Go Red Multicultural Scholarship aims to increase diversity in the medical field, address important gaps in treatment and ensure that all Americans have an opportunity to work with their healthcare providers to make the best choices that lead to good health.

Let us help make your dream come true.

Step One: Meet these qualifications

Applicants must :

  • Be female of Hispanic, African-American or other minority origin
  • Be a U.S. citizen/permanent resident of the United States
  • Be currently enrolled in an accredited college, university, health care institution or program in the U.S.

  • Have a minimum 3.0 cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA)

Step Two: Apply ONLINE today

You'll be asked to:
  • Create a login
  • Fill out the application form

Step Three: Finalize and upload all documents

You’ll need:
  • Community Involvement description
  • Transcript
  • Two Letters of Recommendation
  • Personal Essay

Deadline is Nov. 30, 2012

Annitra Taylor

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