2019 Medical and Nursing Scholarships Available

The Crawford Heritage Community Foundation announces the availability of applications for its nursing and medical scholarships. The application deadline is April 1. Eligibility criteria and on-line applications forms are available at https://www.crawfordheritage.org/scholarship/.

The M. Lucille Runkel Nursing Scholarship is available to a resident of Crawford County or Mercer County who wishes to become a Registered Nurse and is enrolled in an accredited program leading to a degree in nursing. Awards average $350 per year.

Two scholarships, the Thomas M. Watson Memorial Scholarship and Meadville Medical Center Medical Staff Scholarship, are available to graduate students pursuing a degree of doctor at an accredited school of medicine, osteopathy, dentistry or podiatry. Applicants must demonstrate permanent residency in Crawford County, exclusive of student residency for a period of five years immediately preceding the date of application. Awards average $1,000 per year.