Given the impact education has on the post-secondary opportunities available to those interested, Valley Health Systems is offering a one-time post-secondary scholarship (up to $5,000) to individuals pursuing a career in medicine, health sciences, or health administration who self-identify as a member of a minority group.


1) Applicant consideration given to those who have received care from a Valley Health provider within the past 12 months (is not an absolute eligibility requirement).

2) Applicant must be enrolled, or in the process of becoming enrolled, in a post-secondary program or institution that offers degrees or certifications in the medical/nursing, health sciences, or health administrative fields.

3) Applicant must describe future career goals and the potential positive impact attaining these goals could have on the applicant’s family and community.

4) Applicant must self-identify as a member of a minority/racial/ethnical group (e.g., Black/African-American, Latinx, Asian-American, Indian-American, Native/Indigenous American)


Completed Applications must be submitted by May 13, 2022.

Submit completed information to:

Valley Health Systems, Inc.

Attn: Brett Wellman

78 Peyton Street Barboursville, WV 25504

May also submit by email to: (please add “Scholarship” in the email subject line)

Download the full application here

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