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Sutter Scholarships Assist Employee’s Kids, Grandkids with Pursuing College Dreams
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Sutter Health today announced it awarded college scholarships to 221 students for the 2019-2020 school year through its Van R. Johnson Sutter Scholars program.
Since 2002, Sutter Health has offered scholarships exclusively to the children and grandchildren of employees working within the health system’s not-for-profit network of care. Scholarships awarded total almost $9.1 million to 5,339 students over the last 17 years.
Scholarship recipients attend a community college, four-year university or graduate program and received awards ranging from $1,000 to $3,000. Administered by the Sacramento Region Community Foundation, the program’s competitive review process considers multiple factors, including academic achievement, school and community involvement, work experience, educational and career goals and special circumstances.