Northwestern Medicine Kishwaukee Hospital Auxiliary Offers Scholarship


The Northwestern Medicine Kishwaukee Hospital Auxiliary is offering scholarships for DeKalb County residents pursuing healthcare studies, including nursing, radiology, pre-med, medical, and ancillary health services professions. Applicants must meet one of the following criteria to eligible: (1) legal address in DeKalb County, (2) immediate family member employed by Northwestern Medicine Kishwaukee Hospital, or (3) be a volunteer in good standing through the Northwestern Medicine Kishwaukee Hospital volunteer program with at least 20 hours of service. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need, academic merit, and career goal.

Application and instructions are available at, from the Volunteer Services office at Northwestern Medicine Kishwaukee Hospital, by calling Deborah Nier at 815.756.1521, ext. 153372, or emailing Applications must be received in the Volunteer Services office by 4:30 pm, on May 4, 2018, or postmarked no later than that same date. Applicants will be notified of award by May 21, 2018.

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