Grossmont Healthcare District will award five scholarships for the Health Tech Scholarship in the amount of $3,500, to be awarded to students in a health care related technical program (eligible occupations listed below). (Previous scholarship recipients are not eligible to reapply.)


  1. Must be a current resident of the Grossmont Healthcare District (and have been so for a minimum of one year); OR must have graduated from a high school within the GHD. (ID/utility bill or name of high school must be provided.)
  2. Must provide proof of registration in current school and course of instruction. (See eligible occupations below). Please contact us if your field is not listed. Please also provide Faculty Advisor name, phone and email.
  3. Must include a 400-word essay titled “My Career: Where I Will Be Five Years From Now?”
  4. Must include a letter of recommendation from a current instructor.
  5. A completed cover page must accompany your submission – unless submitted online (cover page found here).

Note: All of the above must be met or application will not be eligible for review. Scholarships to be awarded based on merit of responses rather than a certain number of awards per occupation.

Eligible Occupations

  • Anesthesiology Tech
  • Cardiovascular Tech
  • Disability Services Management
  • Laboratory Tech
  • Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)
  • Occupational Therapy Assistant
  • Orthopedic Tech
  • Pathology Tech
  • Pharmacy Tech
  • Respiratory Therapist
  • Speech Therapy/Speech Language
  • Telemetry/EKG Tech
  • Other – Please contact us if your health care occupation field isn’t listed above.

Submission Details

The 2021-2022 application period is now closed. A ceremony for the scholarship winners will be held on the May 20 Board Meeting.