The scholarships range from $500 to $3,000, and they're awarded depending on how long a student is in school and how expensive tuition is.
"It's really eye-opening," Genners said of the cost of tuition. "Obviously if someone is going to be a pharmacist, $500 is not going to help a whole lot, but $3,000 will because they'll have a huge financial debt before they get out of school. Our scholarship committee focused on what are those occupations we need here? We want to support them and build a relationship with them. That's our best chance of recruitment. Their roots are here already, and they're aware of what's going on in the community."
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