Who Can Apply: The Kimberly L. Cates Memorial Scholarship is awarded to high school seniors who live in Amherst and Mont Vernon, New Hampshire and will be pursuing post-secondary education in the field of medicine/health care. Students enrolled in either public or private schools, as well as, home schooled students are eligible to apply.
Submission: To apply, submit a completed application, an official school transcript, and a 250-500 word essay on a separate sheet of paper, stapled to your scholarship application, answering the essential question:
“First Experiences can be defining. Explain a first experience that you have had, its impact on you and how it has influenced you to pursue a career in the healthcare system. What medical specialty would you make the focus of your career? Is there someone who encouraaged you or an event in your life that sparked your interest in the medical field?”
Deadline: April 1, 2015
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