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Cass Community Health Foundation expands health care scholarships, new practical nursing scholarship established

Cass Community Health Foundation expands health care scholarships, new practical nursing scholarship established

BELTON, Mo., (Jan. 11, 2021) – Students in Cass County and the surrounding area who are pursuing a nursing or health related degree can now apply for scholarships through Cass Community Health Foundation (CCHF). 

Scholarship applications have typically been awarded to high school seniors graduating from Cass County or Grandview schools. Eligible high schools include Archie High School, Belton High School, Cass Midway High School, Drexel High School, Grandview High School, Harrisonville High School, Heartland Christian School, Pleasant Hill High School, Raymore-Peculiar High School, Sherwood Cass High School, or Training Center Christian School. This year, former graduates from these schools are also eligible to apply. Additionally, students from Cass County who were home-schooled as well as non-traditional students residing in Cass County are also eligible to apply. Students must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0. Applications are due by March 1.  

CCHF has also established a new scholarship for students enrolled in the practical nursing program at Cass Career Center in Harrisonville, Missouri. Preference is given to students who have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 or above. Scholarship applications must be submitted by April 30. 

Visit casscommunityhealth.org/scholarships to apply.