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Franciscan Healthcare Educational Assistance Program

Educational Assistance Program 


Interested in the healthcare related field? Franciscan Healthcare will help pay for your coursework! 

Franciscan Healthcare’s mission is to live and to promote the healing mission of Jesus Christ. Franciscan Healthcare carries out this mission by providing quality healthcare and promoting health and wellness in the communities it serves. Franciscan Healthcare has determined that providing assistance to promote professional education and training supports its efforts to recruit and retain qualified employees, in order to further its mission.

Candidates selected for the scholarship program must be enrolled in an accredited school and be accepted into a program of study applicable to future employment. As part of the program, each student will receive: 

  • Paid tuition, books and fees up to $20,000 total  
  • Employment at Franciscan Healthcare or St. Joseph’s Elder Services


  1. Enrolled at an accredited school and be accepted into a program of study applicable to future employment
  2. Must have a minimum grade point average of 3.0 and show academic promise 
  3. Pass background check 
  4. Required to accept gainful employment at Franciscan Healthcare or St. Joseph's Elder Services in their field of study for a specified period

If you want to speak with someone about the program, email Britney Kaup at with your contact information so she can discuss the details with you. 

Click here to apply.

Please note that qualified applicants will be interviewed by a selection committee prior to being selected for the scholarship.