St. Charles Herald-Guide

River Parish Medical Society scholarship deadline

From staff and wire reports - April 25, 2014

LAPLACE – All applications for the River Parish Medical Society scholarship must be postmarked no later than Friday, April 25.

The medical society is seeking applications for its annual scholarship. The scholarship will be awarded to a high school senior who plans to enter a four-year healthcare degree program.

The applicant must be a resident of St. Charles, St. John or St. James parishes and a graduating senior from a high school located within one of these parishes. He/she must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher for the current school year, an ACT score of 20 or higher or an SAT score of 1000 or higher. All applicants must complete a personal data sheet and provide a copy of their high school transcript and a 200 word essay stating their career goals.

For applications and guidelines, students should visit their school counselor.

Send completed  applications to: River Parish Medical Society, ATTN: Andrew St. Martin, M.D., LaPlace Medical Center, 735 West 5th Street, LaPlace, LA 70068 or fax to (985) 652-8837.