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North Valley Health Education Foundation accepting scholarship applications

The North Valley Health Education Foundation nonprofit corporation established in 1973, is now accepting scholarship applications for the 2018-19 school year through January 31, 2018.

Posted: Jan. 2, 2018 3:49 PM

Chico, Calif. (Jan. 2, 2018) – The North Valley Health Education Foundation (NVEHF), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation established in 1973, is now accepting scholarship applications for the 2018-19 school year through January 31, 2018.

The NVHEF proudly gives scholarships to students who have an intention of returning to Northern California to pursue a career in a medical related field. We give preference to any student who has graduated from a high school in the following counties:

Butte, Yuba, Sutter, Colusa, Glenn, Tehama, Shasta, Plumas, Lassen, Modoc, Siskiyou, Trinity, Humboldt, Del Norte, Yolo

Scholarship applications are now available at nvhef.org/scholarships. Scholarships are available to students enrolled in health professions at Butte College Paramedic Program, Local Area Community College Allied Health Degrees, Chico State and other four-year college nursing programs, University of California Davis Medical School, and Enloe Medical Center (Employees and Junior Volunteers).

Scholarship applications should be filled out online or mailed to the NVHEF mailing address listed below by the deadline on the application – January 31, 2018.

For the second year, the North Valley Health Education Foundation has partnered with Enloe Medical Center to further their efforts in bringing more local physicians back to the area after graduating from medical or osteopathic schools. Both the North Valley Health Education Foundation and Enloe Medical Center share a vision of bringing more medical doctors to the local community. Scholarships are being offered to medical students and residents through the new Enloe Medical Center Invest in the Future Scholarship. This application is also available at nvhef.org.

To donate to the North Valley Health Education Foundation, please send your tax-deductible donation to NVHEF, 1380 East Avenue, Suite 124, PMB 377, Chico, CA 95926.

The North Valley Health Education Foundation educates people about health related issues and financially supports students involved in the health sciences. It is governed by 16 directors: 12 elected from the community and 4 appointed from Butte College, California State University, Chico, University of California, Davis, and Enloe Medical Center.

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