Scholarships for health sciences field

The San Juan Healthcare Foundation and the Montrose Medical Alliance are accepting applications for scholarship awards for training in the health sciences field.

Applicants of any age wishing to pursue training in a health-related field are eligible to apply. Preference will be given to applicants from the Montrose area who intend to return to this area to utilize their talents. This scholarship is open to any graduate, nurse, medical student, therapist, or anyone who has been accepted into a health sciences program/college.

Applications may be obtained by contacting Lark Jacobsen by phone at 970-209-4555 or by email at

Completed applications can be mailed to the San Juan Healthcare Foundation at P. O. Box 2108, Montrose, CO 81042 or emailed to If you have any questions, please contact Lark Jacobsen at 970-2522580.

Applications will be taken through August 13th, and the recipient(s) will be announced after September 10th. Selection of the scholarship recipient(s) will be made by the San Juan Healthcare Foundation Board.

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Mavis Bennett

Mavis Bennett

A western Colorado resident for most of her life, Mavis Bennett is the publisher of the Montrose Monitor. She has written for newspapers and magazines more than three decades and founded the popular Monitor Magazine in 2003. This web site is the logical progression for the Monitor.