Service League Scholarship Program
The St. Luke’s Service League Scholarship program has supported students in the health care industry for more than 20 years, having cumulatively donated more than $1 million in financial assistance for educational expenses. For the upcoming 2017-2018 school year, 43 students were awarded $3,500 scholarships, totaling a grand total of $158,000 in scholarships granted to students pursuing degrees in health care!
Students were recognized at the Annual Scholarship Luncheon organized by the St. Luke’s Service League on May 16, 2017.
Academic Scholarships for Health Care Related Degrees
Are you pursuing a degree that will enable you to launch a professional and rewarding career in health care? Health care professionals can truly make a difference in their community by helping those in need. As the largest industry in the United States, health care represents the second largest employer. The health care industry is filled with so many opportunities and St. Luke’s Medical Center offers yet another.
The St. Luke’s Service League Scholarship Program is offering health care scholarships, as a result of an endowment from the Sybil B. Harrington Living Trust and the St. Luke’s Service League.
Apply for your chance at a scholarship that will help fund your school expenses, including tuition, books, lab fees and items purchased at all school facilities. Awarded as a gift, the Sybil B. Harrington Scholarship is available for one year, provided that you meet all scholarship requirements.
Have you previously applied for the Sybil B. Harrington Scholarship? Previous recipients may re-apply for this scholarship as long as all requirements are met. Also, St. Luke’s Medical Center volunteers, employees and their family members are welcome to apply.
Sybil B. Harrington Scholarship Eligibility Requirements
To be eligible for the Sybil B. Harrington Scholarship, you must be:
- An American citizen and a resident of Maricopa County.
- Pursuing 12 credit hours or more in a health care-related career.
- Planning to attend, or currently attending, an accredited college, university, community college or an accredited vocational program inMaricopa County.
- Maintaining a current grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or higher.
In addition to the above requirements, other considerations for this scholarship include extra-curricular activities, volunteer activities and a written statement of academic goals. A complete financial statement will serve as a tiebreaker should two applicants be equally eligible. All applications will be reviewed and semi-finalists will be contacted by phone for personal interviews.
Documentation of grade point average (GPA) and continuous enrollment in 12 credit hours must be validated prior to the issuing of scholarship monies each semester. No monies will be released without proper documentation.
Applications for the 2017-18 school year have now been closed. Please check back in January 2018 for the 2018-19 application.
For more information, please contact the St. Luke’s Service League Office at 602-251-8279.