FREEPORT, Ill., May, 10, 2016 — Pursuing a career in healthcare begins with passion and education. In continuing to encourage ambitious students in our community, FHN is proud to offer multiple scholarships for students in the FHN service area who are pursuing careers in healthcare.
Up to four scholarships will be offered this year, each with different application criteria and financial amounts.
- Healthcare Career Scholarship Program for up to three $1,000 scholarships
- Volunteer Resource Scholarship Program for an active member of the FHN Student Volunteer Program with a minimum of 40 volunteer hours
The deadline for all applicants is Friday, Sept. 9. For more information and application forms for each scholarship, visit www.fhn.org/scholarships.
FHN, a not-for-profit organization with nearly 1,400 employees, is an award-winning regional healthcare system committed to the health and well-being of the people of northwest Illinois and southern Wisconsin. FHN Memorial Hospital has been recognized as one of the state’s top hospitals for safety by the Leapfrog group and Healthgrades as well as by the world’s largest, completely independent, non-profit product- and service-testing organization. FHN caregivers serve an average of 1,500 people each day across FHN’s 22 locations in 5 counties spanning northwest Illinois. Organized in 1995 as an integrated healthcare delivery system, FHN is comprised of FHN Memorial Hospital, the Leonard C. Ferguson Cancer Center, 13 family healthcare centers offering primary and specialty medical care, hospice, occupational and chiropractic health services, dental care and outpatient mental health services. For more information about FHN, please visit www.fhn.org.