January 22nd, 2008

Great River Friends is accepting applications for $1,000 scholarships for the 2008-2009 school year. Scholarships are for high-school seniors and transitional college students pursuing college degrees in health-related fields.

Great River Friends is a community of donors and volunteers who support Great River Medical Center with their gifts of time, talent and treasure.

Scholarship criteria include:
• 3.0 minimum grade point average
• Applicants must live or attend schools in Great River Medical Center’s service area
• ACT and/or SAT score(s)

Scholarship applications are available on the hospital’s Web site, www.greatrivermedical.org, or by calling Great River Medical Center’s Volunteer Services Department at (319) 768-3340. Applications must be postmarked by Saturday, March 15.