The San Juan Healthcare Foundation (SJHF) proudly announces three scholarships were awarded for 2023. Hadley Greiner is pursuing a degree in nursing from Regis University, Loretto Heights School of Nursing and Daniell Bishop is also working towards her nursing degree at Colorado Mesa University. In addition, the Foundation sponsors a scholarship in honor of Jean Balderston, RN who served on the Foundation for many years and was a strong supporter of nursing. This scholarship was combined with a SJHF scholarship and awarded to Cora Goodwin whose goal is to earn a Bachelor of Science in Nursing at CMU.
The San Juan Healthcare Foundation is a non-profit entity that was created in 1982 to support healthcare services in our region. The Foundation helps obtain and upgrade healthcare facilities, education, and equipment. The scholarship is open to any student who has been accepted and is participating in a health-related program. Preference is given to applicants from the Montrose area intending to return to this area to offer their healthcare talents to the residents of Montrose and the surrounding communities. For more information go to www.sanjuanhf.org.