Mercy Health Foundation Mountain View will soon be awarding five $1,000 scholarships in honor of Dr. Grace O. Doane. This is the ninth year the scholarships are being granted.
To qualify as an applicant, the high school student must be a Missouri resident preparing for a career in a health care-related field and classified as a senior at one of the following schools: Eminence High School, Liberty High School, Summersville High School, Willow Springs High School, and Winona High School.
The application process requires an official high school transcript, three letters of recommendation, and a short essay outlining the student’s future career plans and goals.
Applications must be postmarked or hand-delivered by March 19, 2012.
Health Foundation Mountain View
P.O. Box 82
Mountain View, Mo. 6554
For more information about the Dr. Grace O. Doane health care scholarships, please call Mercy Health Foundation Mountain View at 417-533-6192.
Mercy Springfield Communitiesis comprised of Mercy Hospital Springfield, an 866-bed referral center; five regional hospitals in Lebanon, Aurora, Cassville, Mountain View, and Berryville, Ark.; Mercy Clinic, a 500-plus physician clinic with 70 locations throughout the region; and Mercy Health Plans, the largest managed care provider in the region.
Mercyis the eighth largest Catholic health care system in the U.S. and serves more than 3 million people annually. Mercy includes 31 hospitals, more than 200 outpatient facilities, 38,000 co-workers and 1,500 integrated physicians in Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri and Oklahoma. Mercy also has outreach ministries in Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas.