ANNA — Rural Health, Inc., is funding and administering eight healthcare scholarship opportunities. A $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to a high school senior at each of the following schools: Anna-Jonesboro, Cobden, Dongola, Goreville, Joppa, Massac County, Shawnee and Vienna. Home-schooled students in Union, Johnson and Massac counties can apply.

Applicants will be recognized for their desire to pursue a career in the healthcare field.

Application packets are available from the guidance counselor at the above schools. Interested home-schooled students may contact Rural Health for an application packet.

Deadlines are:

• March 10 — return all application packet materials to the guidance counselor at their school/school district.

• March 12 — all application packets are due at Rural Health in Anna.

Home-schooled students may return their application packet to Rural Health in Anna.

Call Rural Health at 618-833-4471 for more information.

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