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HFL and Auxiliary Scholarship Applications Open Now

February 2, 2018 | Supporting Our Community

The Healthcare Foundation of La Porte (HFL) takes great pride in offering scholarship awards to students in the La Porte community, a tradition started by the La Porte Hospital Foundation in 1983. In addition to multiple scholarships available through HFL, scholarship opportunities funded by the La Porte Hospital Auxiliary will also be accessible through the same application process. A total of $33,750 will be awarded in 2018, with individuals receiving scholarships that range from $500 to $3,000.

The application for these scholarships will be open February 2 through March 16, 2018. Applications must be submitted prior to midnight on Friday, March 16. Applicants will be notified of their award status on Friday, April 27. Scholarships will be presented to recipients at an awards reception on May 31. To access the application or find more information, visit

For all available scholarships, students must be pursuing a degree in a health or wellness field and be enrolled at an accredited university, college or similar higher learning institute.

Available Scholarships and Additional Requirements Include:

Healthcare Foundation Scholarships – students must also:
• Be residents or be actively employed within the city of La Porte and surrounding areas
• Be enrolled in their third year (junior) or higher, or be enrolled in a post-graduate healthcare program
• Have a GPA above 3.0

Healthcare Foundation Radiologic/Medical Imaging – students must also:
• Be residents or be actively employed within the city of La Porte and surrounding areas
• Be enrolled in Associate of Applied Science – Radiologic Technology OR
• Be enrolled in Associate of Science – Radiography OR
• Be enrolled in Bachelor of Science – Medical Imaging Technology
• Have a GPA above 3.0

La Porte Hospital Auxiliary Scholarships – students must also:
• Be enrolled in their freshman or sophomore year of college
• Be a graduate of a high school in La Porte County OR employed by La Porte Hospital or La Porte Physicians