2022 MolinaCares High School Scholarship

Made possible by the MolinaCares Charitable Foundation (MolinaCares)

This $2,000 scholarship, made possible by The Molina Healthcare Charitable Foundation (MolinaCares), is for Iowa high school seniors who are in their senior year during the 2021-2022 academic year, and enrolled in a certified nursing assistant (CNA), licensed practical nurse (LPN), registered nurse (RN) or bachelor of science in nursing (BSN) program for the 2022-2023 academic year. It is intended for those interested in a future career in long-term care. Fourteen $2,000 scholarships are available.

Scholarship criteria and information
Applicants for the MolinaCares High School Scholarship must meet all the criteria listed below to qualify:

  • Applicant must be a high school senior, who is in their senior year during the 2021-2022 academic year, and a resident of Iowa.
  • Applicants must be enrolled or accepted in a college with an accredited CNA, LPN, RN or BSN program in Iowa, with the intent of working toward pre-requisites or required courses for that program in the 2022-2023 academic year.
  • Scholarships are for the 2022-23 academic year; therefore, applicants must be taking classes during these semesters. This is a one-year scholarship that covers the cost of the course/program up to $2,000.
  • Submit a complete application form by May 31, 2022.

Scholarship award process 

  • The IHCA Foundation Board of Directors will judge qualified applications.
  • Recipients will be notified of the results by the end of July.
  • Awarded scholarship funds are placed in the care of the recipient’s approved educational institution by approximately August 1, to be credited to the recipient’s tuition and/or fees in the 2022-2023 academic year. Any unused funds are to be returned to the IHCA Foundation.

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If you have questions please contact Lori Ristau at 515-978-2204 or lori@iowahealthcare.org.

This scholarship is currently closed for applications. 2022 winners will be announced in July.