Helene Thomas Bennett Health Career Scholarship

The goal of the Helene Thomas Bennett Health Career Scholarship is to provide funding for students from Yuma County, Arizona.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Current High School Senior or continuing college student from Yuma County, AZ.
  • Pursuing a degree in the medical or medicine related fields.
  • U.S. Citizen or Legal Resident.
  • Attending any kind of post-secondary institution (2 year colleges, 4 year colleges, trade/vocational schools with a medical focus).
  • Holding a 3.0 GPA or better.
  • Preference shall be granted to female applicants, in alignment with the mission of Soroptimist International of Yuma, Arizona.
  • Preference is also granted to applicants who express an interest in a return to Yuma County or Yuma, Arizona to work in medicine or related fields.