Appalachian Health Career Scholarships
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determine if this program is currently accepting applications or will open again in the future.
The scholarship program will not be offered for the
2022-2023 academic year.
Community & Economic Development Initiative of Kentucky
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will be informed by mail once scholarships have been
The Community and Economic Development Initiative of
Kentucky offers scholarships for Appalachian students
pursuing careers in healthcare or a health-related field.
Scholarships are designed to combat the growing
healthcare professional shortage in the Appalachian
Applicants must from the
Appalachian region and pursuing post-secondary
education in a health field.
Amount of funding
Up to $2,500 per semester for one academic year.
Part‐time students may apply for partial scholarships.
The scholarship is for one year and cannot be renewed.
A link to the
application form is available on the program
Mail completed applications to:
CEDIK Appalachian Health Career Scholarship Committee
c/o Sarah Bowker
419 C.E. Barnhart Building
Lexington, KY 40546-0276
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