Who Can Apply: This Scholarship Fund is for Latino students pursuing a medical related degree in Sangamon County. Funding for this scholarship comes from CIELO Organization.
1 – Student must be of Latino descent. One parent must be full Latino or both parents must be at least half Latino.
2 – Currently reside in Central Illinois.
3 – Be pursuing a valid and accredited degree at an institution within Sangamon County in one of the following medical professions: doctor, nursing, emergency medical services, occupational therapy, radiography, x-ray technology, respiratory care program, electroneurodiagnostic technology, dentistry, veterinary science or nutrition science.
4 – Have a GPA of 2.0 or higher on a non-weighted 4.0 scale.
5 – Attend school as a full-time student in the coming fall at an accredited community college, four year college/university or vocational/technical school.
Deadline: March 1, 2017