MADRAS, Ore. -

St. Charles Madras, in partnership with St. Charles Foundation, is continuing its longstanding tradition of providing scholarships to students who currently reside in Jefferson County or graduated from high school in Jefferson County.

The scholarship program offers college scholarships worth up to $1,500 each for new, undergraduate or continuing education students enrolled full time or part time (six credit hours) studying for a health or medical career.

Students must attend an accredited college or university and maintain a 2.5 minimum GPA. Those who are eligible have until May 16, 2014 to complete and return their application and can receive up to $1,500 in scholarship funds. Recipients will be announced the week of May 19.

To download a copy of this year's application, visit http://stcharleshealthcare.org/~/media/E65BFF0AFBD645279575CDC33019FCA7.ashx

Interested individuals can also visit the administration reception area at St. Charles Madras for a printed copy of the application.

For questions or more information, contact JoDee Tittle at 541-548-5657 or jltittle@stcharleshealthsystem.org