Grants may be awarded to students pursuing careers
identified by Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital as relating to its
present and future clinical care needs. Award amounts range from
$10,000 for an associate’s degree up to $30,000 for graduate
degrees. For every $2,500 awarded, the recipient is contractually
obligated to a one-year work commitment at ALMH, with a maximum of a
Applicants must be currently attending or accepted into a fully
accredited school for their chosen field of study, and demonstrate a
cumulative grade point average of at least 2.5 on a 4.0 scale while
maintaining a “B” average in core classes.
“Since 2013, the ALMH Foundation has awarded over
$350,000 in funding to students pursuing healthcare degrees. This
program is a win for the student, the hospital, our patients, and
our larger community.
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Investing in education to strengthen local healthcare is possible
thanks to the generosity of our donors” said Sarah Helm, executive director of
the ALMH Foundation.
Detailed guidelines and application forms are available for download at ALMH.org.
Completed applications are due April 5, 2019 by 4pm.
For more information about the ALMH Healthcare Career Education Grant Program,
contact Sarah Helm at 217-605-5006 or by e-mail at
[Sarah L. Helm
Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital Foundation]