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Illinois Rural Health Careers Camp

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The 2023 Rural Health Careers Camp is full. Contact Beth Squires to be put on the waiting list.

Sponsor
National Center for Rural Health Professions
Deadlines
Mar 15, 2023
Contact

Beth Squires
815.395.5854
esquires@uic.edu

Purpose

The Rural Health Careers Camp is an educational program in Rockford, Illinois for students interested in rural healthcare fields. The 2023 camp will take place June 26-28, 2023 at the Bishop Lane Retreat Center, 7708 E McGregor Rd, Rockford, IL 61102.

Eligibility

Eligible applicants are rural Illinois high school students who are interested in a healthcare career.

Preference goes to underclassmen and incoming freshman students from the following counties:

  • Boone
  • Bureau
  • Carroll
  • DeKalb
  • Henderson
  • Henry
  • Jo Daviess
  • Knox
  • LaSalle
  • Lee
  • Mercer
  • Ogle
  • Putnam
  • Rock Island
  • Stark
  • Stephenson
  • Warren
  • Whiteside
  • Winnebago
Geographic coverage
Illinois
Amount of funding

There is a $100 fee to attend. Up to 50 students will be selected to participate.

Application process

A link to the application form is available on the program website.

Submit completed applications by:

Mail:
Beth Squires, MPH
NCRHP, UIC Health Sciences Campus Rockford
1601 Parkview Avenue
Rockford, IL 61107

Email:
esquires@uic.edu

Tagged as
Children and youth · Health workforce pipeline · Illinois

Organizations (1)

  • National Center for Rural Health Professions, view details



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