Kirby Medical Center and The Kirby Foundation have created a Healthcare Scholarship Program for high school seniors and current college students interested in pursuing specific healthcare degrees or certification programs. The scholarship can pay up to 100% of tuition, housing, books, and other school-related fees. In return, the scholar agrees to return to Kirby Medical Center after graduation to work an amount of time commensurate with the scholarship awarded.

New or current students interested in a career as a:

  • Registered Nurse
  • Radiologic Technologist
  • Medical Laboratory Scientist
  • Family Practice Physician
  • Physical or Occupational Therapist
  • Paramedic
  • Speech Language Pathologist

are encouraged to apply. Applications will be accepted through January 31, 2021 and applicants will be contacted regarding the status of their application within two weeks after the closing of the application window.

The application window is currently open. Apply here

Feel free to contact us for more information about the scholarship:
Andrew Buffenbarger, Chief Compliance Officer at
Sarah Ross, Foundation Director at