Scholarship Overview

Health Careers Scholarship

We are proud to offer a scholarship for employees of Essentia Health-Deer River and Grand Rapids seeking to advance their education in the health care field.

Eligibility & Scholarships

$1,000/year for current Essentia Health-Deer River or Grand Rapids employees seeking a new or additional degree/certification in the health care field. Recipients may re-apply.

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EMS Scholarship

The Forward Health Foundation is proud to offer scholarship opportunities to advance careers in Emergency Medical Services.

Eligibility

Employees of Essentia Health in Deer River and Grand Rapids

Deer River High School Seniors

Scholarships

The following scholarships are available:

  • Ongoing Education – up to $500 for conferences and continuing education for current Essentia Health-Deer River EMS Employees (3 available/year)
  • EMTS – $500 for EMT certification (1 available/year)
  • Paramedic – $1,000 for Paramedic certification (1 available/year)
  • Community Paramedic Program – up to $1,500 to current Essentia Health-Deer River or Grand Rapids staff seeking Community Paramedic certification (subject to funds availability)

Guidelines
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DRHC Volunteers Scholarship

Forward Health Foundation is proud to offer scholarship opportunities for Deer River High School Students pursuing post secondary education in a health care field

Scholarship Deadline:

Eligibility

Deer River High School Seniors

Scholarship

  • $1,000 scholarship for students pursuing a degree in a health care field
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA

Guidelines
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