Health-field scholarships available in Cass County


March 19th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

A reminder to area high school seniors and those currently pursuing a career in the field of health: several scholarships are available to area students through Cass County Health System and its affiliate organizations…

  • Cass County Health System offers a $1000 scholarship to southwest Iowa students pursuing a four-year degree in a health-related career.  Deadline is April 5, 2013.
  • Cass County Memorial Hospital Auxiliary provides two, $1000 Grant-in-Aid scholarships for students pursuing a health-related career.  Deadline is March 31, 2013.
  • Cass County Memorial Hospital Foundation offers two, $5000 Louie and Elsie Hansen Memorial scholarships for graduates of a Cass County high school who will be attending a medical or nursing school leading to an MD, RN, or LPN degree.  Deadline is April 1, 2013.

Applications are available on the Cass County Memorial Hospital website,, and can be turned in to the CCMH Human Resources Office or Cass County High School guidance offices by the respective deadlines listed above.  For more information, contact Sara Nelson, Director of Public Relations, 712-243-7408.