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SMHF offering grants to staff, volunteers and students

SMHF offering grants to staff, volunteers and students

Posted: 2023-01-25 07:35:50 By: thebay

The South Muskoka Hospital Foundation (SMHF) announced on Monday that they have established the Educational Assistance Award program to assist its employees and volunteers advance their education.

Successful applicants who reside in the hospital foundation's service areas can use the funding to further their study in the medical sciences. Leah Walker, executive director of SMHF, says they have a purpose of strengthening patient care, and part of that is ensuring their personnel is well equipped and properly educated to do the best jobs they can.

The South Muskoka Memorial Hospital in Bracebridge accepts applications from all employees and volunteers. It will also be accessible to any students who are preparing to begin a post-secondary degree in the health sciences.

The deadline to apply is February 1st.