Applications are due back to Human Resources at CMH by February 28th at 5:00pm. Late applications are not accepted.

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Medical Excellence Scholarship

Sponsored by Citizens Memorial Healthcare Foundation


The Medical Excellence Scholarship was established in 1990 by Citizens Memorial Healthcare – Foundation. This scholarship was designed to help residents of our service area to achieve their dreams of working in a career in healthcare.


To be eligible for a Medical Excellence Scholarship, you must:

  • Show evidence of acceptance to an academic program defined as a program of study leading to eligibility for licensure or registration from a duly accredited and licensed institution of higher learning in an allied health care field or in a two- or four-year clinical laboratory program
  • Live within and have the ability to (return or) remain in the CMH service area following education and fulfill the work repayment requirement
  • Complete all required application information, including references and official school transcripts, by the application deadline
  • Show a minimum of a 2.5 non-weighted grade point average on a 4.0 scale for high school or post-secondary educational coursework

Eligible professions include the following:

  • Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant (COTA)
  • Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT)
  • Clinical Social Worker
  • Medical Technologist (M.T.)
  • Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT)
  • Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
  • Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA)
  • Registered Nurse (RN)
  • Occupational Therapist (O.T. or OTR)
  • Pharmacist (Pharm.D.)
  • Physical Therapist (P.T.)
  • Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA)
  • Radiologic Technologist (R.T)
  • Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)
  • Speech Therapist (S.T.)
  • Other licensed and/or registered profession as approved

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1500 N. Oakland, Bolivar, Missouri 65613