OSAGE | The Mitchell County Memorial Foundation has announced the availability of funds for 2018 Mitchell County high school graduates.

A requirement for eligibility is the student’s desire to pursue a career in health care, such as nursing, pre-medicine or radiology. The $1,000 potential scholarship may be used toward the purchase of books, up to $500 each year for two years of the student’s formal education.

The application can be downloaded from the Mitchell County Regional Health Center web site at www.mcrhc.com. Hard copies of the application can also be picked up at one of the three MCRHC Clinics: Osage, Riceville and St. Ansgar. For eligibility, applications must be received at MCRHC by March 15, 2018.