Helping our local area students succeed
Fairview Lakes Medical Center, with the Fairview Lakes Volunteer Organization, offers the following scholarships to community members.
All applicants must reside in the Fairview Lakes region: Pine City to Lino Lakes; Highway 65 to Wisconsin border. Fairview Lakes Medical Center employees and their children are also eligible regardless of residence. Additional criteria for each scholarship is noted below.
|Scholarship||Description||Criteria for |
|Cindy Lynch Scholarship||For individuals pursuing or advancing a nursing career||$1,000||2|
|Fairview Lakes Love Lights Scholarship||For local high school students pursuing a career in the medical field; funded by proceeds from the Volunteer Organization's annual Love Lights tree lighting program||$1,000||3|
|Fairview Lakes Volunteer Organization Scholarship||For a student pursuing a career in a medical field; funded by donations from Volunteer Organization members and proceeds from two annual fundraisers.||$1,000||4|
|Fairview Lakes Medical Center Scholarship||For local high school graduates pursuing a career in the medical field||$1,000||3|
Fairview Lakes Medical Staff
|Students enrolled in accredited medical school, with priority given to students with primary care of psychiatry focus.||$1,000||2|
|Harold and Joyce Albrecht Scholarship||For students pursuing coursework toward a medical degree or nurse practitioner/ physician assistant degree; given in memory of Harold Albrecht, first chief of staff of Chisago Lakes Hospital and his wife, Joyce, a founding member of the auxiliary and volunteer/ hospital hostess for 35 years||$1,000||1|
|Ken Shea Scholarship||For local high school graduates pursuing a career in the medical field; given by North Metro Anesthesia in memory of long-time co-worker Ken Shea--known for his compassion and professionalism serving Fairview Lakes patients as a nurse anesthetist||$1,000||1|
|Leah Hillesheim Scholarship||For applicants pursuing a health care career; given in honor of former District Memorial Hospital Administrator Leah Hillesheim||$1,000||2|
|Physical Therapy Consultants Scholarship||For a student pursuing a career in physical therapy; given by Physical Therapy Consultants as the scholarship sponsor of the auxiliary's 2014 Savor the Flavors event||$1,000||1|
|Donald and Virginia Ferguson|
|For a student pursuing a career in nursing or other medical field||$1,000||1|
Each applicant is considered for each available scholarship.
Application deadline is March 31. Scholarships will be awarded in mid-June.