The Hutchinson Health Foundation Scholarship Program offers $13,000 in annual funding to create bright futures for students pursuing a degree in health care fields.

You can learn more about the Foundation’s past scholarship recipients, and learn first hand how the received funds have helped support advancing their knowledge and education in health care by clicking here.

Hutchinson Health Foundation Scholarship Options

The Foundation currently offers the following scholarships.

Hutchinson Health Foundation Scholarships: Four scholarships in the amount of $1,000.00 are awarded to area graduating seniors. The participating schools are Hutchinson High School, New Century Academy, Buffalo Lake-Hector Stewart and Dassel Cokato. Students can check with their counseling centers to obtain an application. Or they may also obtain an application in the online application section for the Dollars for Scholars program

Knudtson Scholarships: Doctors Josh and Erin Knudtson fund two $1,000 scholarships available to graduating seniors of Hutchinson High School. Students can obtain applications from the counseling center.

McKay Scholarship: One scholarship available for a Hutchinson High School Senior who are pursuing a career in any of the following: Firefighter, Peace Officer, Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) or Paramedic. Applicant must also be the child, grandchild, sibling, niece or nephew of a career or volunteer in one of these previously mentioned professions. You can obtain an application for the McKay Scholarship here: 

Ridgewater Scholarship: One nursing student from Ridgewater College is awarded $1,000 on an annual basis. The application can be obtained from the Ridgewater Resource Center.

Hutchinson Health Employees’ Child Scholarship: Two $1,000 scholarships are awarded to Hutchinson Health Employee Children. You can obtain an Employee Child Scholarship here:

Hutchinson Health Employee Scholarship: One $1,000 scholarship is awarded yearly to an employee pursuing a degree in the health care field. You can obtain an application here:

Hutchinson Health Foundation Graduate Scholarship: Two $1,000 scholarship is awarded to a student advancing their degree in the health care field. You can obtain an application here:

Please contact Rachael Gemuenden at 320.484.4438 or via email with any questions.