Applications Being Accepted for the Chris Lawley Memorial Nursing Scholarship


Mercy Foundation North is accepting applications for the Chris Lawley Memorial Scholarship for Nursing Students. This is a $1500 annual scholarship and will be awarded to a nursing student who will be attending the second year of nursing school at a community college or a four-year college/university in the fall of 2016.

The Application deadline is March 31, 2016. For information on scholarship eligibility and applications visit or Contact Kristen Gray, Mercy Foundation North Development Officer, at 530-529-8016 with questions.

The Chris Lawley Memorial Scholarship for Nursing Students was established in memory of Chris Lawley, R.N., longtime employee of St. Elizabeth Community Hospital. The first scholarship was awarded in 2011. A goal of the program is to support nursing students as they complete their education with the hope that they will pursue their nursing career in Tehama County at St. Elizabeth Community Hospital or another health care facility. Additional gifts from the community to this fund are welcomed by making a donation to: Mercy Foundation North, Attention: The Chris Lawley Memorial Scholarship.

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