FARGO, N.D. • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota said it is offering scholarship opportunities available through its Caring Foundation.
Students may apply for one of 26 BCBSND Caring Foundation Health Profession Scholarships, as well as one Health Leaders Scholarship, the company said in its annoucnement on Tuesday, Aug. 3.
The Health Profession Scholarship program is now entering its fourth year. The company said the goal of the program is to help address and strengthen the health care workforce shortage and provide financial assistance to these aspiring students.
In addition, BCBSND Caring Foundation is offering a Health Leaders Scholarship. The purpose of this scholarship is to identify, cultivate and advance the next generation of health care leaders in North Dakota.
Applicants will develop an innovative and impactful project in the area of health care that incorporates a leadership development plan designed to support a successful project outcome, as well as academic and personal growth.
The scholarship winner will receive a total of $5,000 to offset their school tuition costs. Applications are open and will be accepted through Oct. 1.
For more information or to find the application, go to https://www.bcbsnd.com/caring-foundation/impact-areas/health-scholarships.