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A limited number of scholarships are available for students and community members that want to attend the 25th Annual West Virginia Rural Health Conference in Davis this October.

For more information, open the scholarship application form, here.

The application deadline is August 18, 2017.

Students – in order to receive a scholarship your supervisor must approve your application.

Have your supervisor email WVRHA Executive Director Debrin Jenkins at acknowledging that you are in good academic standing. 

Recipients of conference scholarships are afforded lodging at the conference center if recipient resides 50 miles or more outside the conference area.

Scholarships will be awarded based on applicant’s experience, service, and desire to provide health service and/or promote access and the continuation of quality health care to the rural population of West Virginia.

Community members are defined as individuals that are not directly employed by a health care facility.

If you wish to attend the conference and be considered for a scholarship award you must complete this scholarship application.

All scholarship applicants must provide a brief written summary depicting their personal experience and commitment to serve in a rural location. Students must receive the approval of their advisor to be considered for a scholarship award.

More information can be found at the online scholarship application form.