Scholarships

ALLINA LEADERSHIP SCHOLARSHIP

Current Year and Past Recipients

The Minnesota Society for Respiratory Care (MSRC) and Allina Health are pleased to announce the Leadership in Respiratory Care award. Allina Health values the contribution of respiratory therapists across the continuum of care but would like to specifically acknowledge those individuals that have demonstrated development in their leadership skills through involvement and contributions that support the profession.

This $500.00 scholarship will be awarded to a respiratory care student for exceptional initiative in leadership which benefits the respiratory care profession and organization.

Qualifications:

1. A 2016 graduate of an accredited respiratory program in MN.

2. Cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher

3. Be a current MSRC/AARC member

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H.F. HELMHOLZ JR. AWARD MINNESOTA RESPIRATORY CARE FOUNDATION STUDENT PAPER COMPETITION

Current Year and Past Recipients

The Minnesota Respiratory Care Foundation (MRCF) and the Minnesota Society for Respiratory Care (MSRC) Student Affairs Committee are pleased to announce the Helmholtz Award to recognize superior student work in writing and research in Respiratory Care.

RULES AND GUIDELINES:

1. Prizes of two cash awards and certificates will be given as follows:

  • 1st place $750.00
  • 2nd place $750.00

2. Each of the following schools that instruct Respiratory Care will be allowed to submit two student papers for consideration.

3. Each Program Director may choose papers for submission based on the manuscript criteria that is establish for their program (ex. APA).

4. Submissions will be evaluated on the following criteria: originality of research or study design, manuscript readability, relevancy to current practice, citations are current, a credible resource and relevant to topic, clear conclusion/summary. The awards will be announced and presented at the lunch business meeting of the North Region Respiratory Conference in May.

The following schools are eligible: St. Paul College/Concordia University University of Minnesota/Mayo Clinic College of St. Catherine Northwest Technical College Lake Superior College

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SHIRLEY JOHNSON SCHOLARSHIP

Current Year and Past Recipients

The Minnesota Society for Respiratory Care (MSRC) and Corner Medical are pleased to announce the recognition of Professional Growth in Respiratory Care. The Shirley Johnson scholarship was established in her honor by her daughters and Corner Medical and is administered by MSRC.

One $500.00 scholarship will be awarded to a respiratory care student for outstanding performance in professional growth.

Qualifications:

  • Currently enrolled full or part time in an accredited respiratory program in MN
  • School/College
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher
  • Be a current MSRC member

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