The Prairie Ridge Health Foundation offers two different scholarships for those interested in pursuing a career in nursing.

The Ruth Kohlwey Nursing Scholarship
In Memory of Ruth Kohlwey, this scholarship is made possible through the generosity of the Kohlwey family and the Prairie Ridge Health staff. The Kohlwey Scholarship is available to PRH team members who are pursuing a nursing career or extending their nursing education. Complete and return the Scholarship Application to the Foundation Office or 

   Scholarship Application

The Stare Nursing Scholarship
In Memory of Fredrick A. Stare and Nina I. Stare, the Stare Scholarship is available to Columbus High School Students who wish to prepare themselves through further education for a career as a Registered Nurse in the medical or public health field. For more information regarding this scholarship and to obtain an application form, please visit the Student Services office at Columbus High School.  

Additional Scholarships Available
In addition to the scholarships provided by the Prairie Ridge Health Foundation, both the Volunteer of PRH and Prairie Ridge Health offers scholarships to high school students pursuing a 2 or 4-year degree in a health care field. 
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