The Dr. Paul Isaak Memorial Scholarship

Expires On: Friday February 17th, 2023 5:00pm
Scholarship Provider: Central Peninsula Health Foundation
Career Choice: The field of health care. This includes those who have an interest in complementary or alternative medicine.
Geographic Limitations: Kenai Peninsula
Who Can Apply: Graduating Seniors
Dollar Amount: 2000

Purpose: 

The Dr. Paul Isaak Memorial Scholarship is available to high school graduates of the Kenai Peninsula who plan to enter the field of health care.  This includes those who have an interest in complementary or alternative medicine. 

Complementary medicine: A group of diagnostic and therapeutic disciplines that are used together with conventional medicine. An example of a complementary therapy is using acupuncture in addition to usual care to help lessen a patient’s discomfort following surgery.

Alternative medicine:  is used in place of conventional medicine. An example of an alternative therapy is using a special diet to treat cancer instead of undergoing surgery, radiation, or chemotherapy that has been recommended by a physician.

The scholarship is intended to offset all or part of the cost tuition/registration fees and books.

Applicant Criteria:

-High School Senior with a minimum of 2.8 GPA.

-Demonstrate financial need

-Must be a resident of the Kenai Peninsula Borough

-Must be accepted into a post-secondary education or training program

Awarding of Funds:

-Scholarships are awarded based on information provided with the application.  The total amount available is $1,000 per award.

-Scholarship awardees will be notified directly by the Central Peninsula Health Foundation Dr. Paul Isaak Scholarship Committee.

-All scholarship awards are issued payable to the training institution.