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 college and high school students. As long as you live, work, or have attended school within the District boundaries, you may be eligible for our scholarships. Applicants must only apply to one program in a given year and can only be awarded once.
The application period for the 2022-2023 cycle has now closed. High school scholarship awardees have already been awarded. For post-secondary scholarships, review will begin in March, with winners being selected in April, and the award ceremony being held on May 19, 2023.
To learn more, click the specific scholarship programs below. These scholarships help support college students pursuing higher education in the healthcare field and are available to support those with an East County connection. Learn more below about what criteria are required to apply.
Richard J. Bea Nursing ScholarshipGrossmont Healthcare District will award two non-renewable scholarships in the amount of $5,000 for first place and $3,000 for second place to Registered Nursing students based on their community involvement.
Health Tech ScholarshipGrossmont Healthcare District will award five scholarships for the Health Tech Scholarship in the amount of $5,000, to be awarded to students in a healthcare-related technical program.
Behavioral Health ScholarshipGrossmont Healthcare District will award five scholarships for the Behavioral Health Scholarship in the amount of $5,000 to be awarded to students in a post-baccalaureate program.
Advanced Practice Clinician ScholarshipGrossmont Healthcare District will award five scholarships in the amount of $5,000 each to Registered Nurses or Physician Assistants who have been accepted into Nurse Practitioner (NP) or Physician Assistant (PA) programs.
High School Scholarship
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.