Thursday, March 02, 2017 - Updated: 9:21 AMPress Release
Massac Memorial Hospital Auxiliary announces it is now accepting from local seniors, scholarship applications for the 2017-18 academic year.
Auxiliary President Brandy Meadows said that high school seniors planning on furthering their education and entering into a healthcare field should ask their high school guidance counselor for information about the scholarship.
Those seniors pursuing a health care career and attend Massac County, Joppa, Century, Vienna or Pope County high schools are eligible.
The deadline for applications is Saturday, April 1. Meadows said that students will have from now until April 1 to fill out the scholarship application and mail it back to the address listed at the top of the application or return the application in person to the Massac Memorial Hospital gift shop.
The Hospital Auxiliary is composed of about 75 members who seek to raise funds and support the hospital. To find out more information, call 618-524-2176 and ask for Meadows.