The District is an active supporter of healthcare education and training for the benefit of future generations. Each year, a portion of the District’s grants and sponsorships overall budget is allocated to local post-secondary and high school students. If you currently live, work, or have recently attended school within the District boundaries (see map here), you may be eligible to apply for our scholarships. Applicants must only apply to one program in a given year and can only be awarded once. Please read our full policy here to learn more: FY 23-24 Scholarships Policy.
The next application cycle is December 1, 2023 – February 2, 2024.
Our scholarships help support post-secondary students pursuing higher education in healthcare and are available to students that currently live, work, or have recently attended school in East County. Click the scholarships below to learn what criteria we require to apply.
Richard J. Bea Community Service ScholarshipGrossmont Healthcare District will award two Registered Nursing (RN) candidates with the Richard J. Bea Community Service Scholarship in the amount of $7,500 (1st place) and $5,000 (2nd place) based on their community involvement.
Health Tech ScholarshipGrossmont Healthcare District will award 10 candidates in a healthcare-related technical program with the Health Tech Scholarship, 5 in the amount of $5,000 (1st place) and 5 in the amount of $3,000 (2nd place).
Behavioral Health ScholarshipGrossmont Healthcare District will award five behavioral health candidates pursuing education in a post-baccalaureate program with the Behavioral Health Scholarship in the amount of $15,000.
Advanced Practice Clinician ScholarshipGrossmont Healthcare District will award five Nurse Practitioner (NP) or Physician Assistant (PA) candidates who have been accepted into NP or PA programs with the Advanced Practice Clinician Scholarship in the amount of $15,000.
High School Scholarships
High School Health Career ScholarshipThe Grossmont Healthcare District (GHD) encourages young people to consider the healthcare industry when making their career choices.
Past Scholarship News
Grossmont Healthcare District Awards Health Career Scholarships
To foster growth in the healthcare field, the scholarship program’s purpose is to remove financial barriers in education and professional development. With opportunities offered to local students and professionals working in or entering the healthcare field within GHD boundaries, the District recognizes the impact it can have on meeting the demands of a diverse, local healthcare workforce.