Olson-Anderson Scholarship Program

$1,000 awards granted each year.

Applicants must be:

  • Current or previous residents or persons who work or have worked in Owatonna or Steele County, Minnesota, or immediate family members of someone who lives/works or lived/worked in the specified geographic area.
  • High school seniors or graduates planning to enroll full-time or part-time in an undergraduate or graduate-level medical-related education program* at an accredited two-year or four-year college or university or vocational-technical school for the entire upcoming academic year.

Those eligible may apply March 1 through May 15, 2020.

*Preference given for study within traditional medical fields including but not limited to: laboratory and radiology technical and baccalaureate degrees, medical practice (MD), medical transcription, nursing (licensed practical nurse, registered nurse, advanced practice nurse), occupational therapy, physical therapy, physician assistant, respiratory therapy, sub-specialization of physician or ancillary staff practice, and health care administration. Programs that are required training for current professionals (including continuing education credit and expenses related to certification or licensure) are not eligible.

2020 Olson-Anderson Scholarship Application