MercyOne Friends organizations accepting scholarship applications for the 2022-2023 academic year | Waverly Newspapers
The Waterloo and Cedar Falls Friends Groups who support the MercyOne Foundations will jointly award scholarships to students in the area for the 2022-2023 academic year. Applications must be submitted by March 4, 2022.
Applicants must be high school graduate students planning to pursue a career in a health-related program or post-secondary students currently enrolled in a health-related program. Eligible health-related careers include:
- Medical or dental course (including pre-medical and pre-dental)
- Feeding with milk
- Dental hygiene
- Medical / clinical laboratory technology, dental technology or radiology technology
- Medical transcription
- Health Information Technologies
- Medical office services, surgical technology
- Ultrasound technology
- Respiratory therapy
- Physical therapy
Scholarships will be awarded based on academics, financial need, and community engagement. Applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 or better on a 4.0 scale and be from Benton, Black Hawk, Bremer, Buchanan, Butler, Fayette, Grundy or Tama counties.
Application forms, which include a request for a brief essay, transcripts, and letters of recommendation, are available at the MercyOne Foundation offices, 3421 West 9th Street, Waterloo, IA 50702, (319) 272-7676 ; and at 515 College Street, Cedar Falls, IA 50613, (319) 268-3161. Applications are also available online by visiting MercyOne.org/bourse.