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Unity Health System to Help High School Seniors Interested in Nursing

Rochester, N.Y. (January 13, 2011) – High school seniors enrolled in six school districts in Monroe County, who are intending to pursue an R.N. degree, are eligible for $1,000 through Unity Health System’s Nursing Scholarship Program. A total of six scholarships, $1,000 each, will be awarded to applicants who are graduating in 2011 and have been accepted into a four-year nursing program.

One scholarship will be awarded to a student from each of the following Monroe County school districts:

Churchville-Chili

Gates-Chili

Greece

Hilton

Rochester City School District

Spencerport

The application requires candidates to submit two letters of reference and a 100-word essay explaining why they want to become a nurse, and must be received by March 1. Interested applicants are required to complete the scholarship application online at:

http://www.unityhealth.org/jobs/nursing/students.aspx#High_School_Scholarship_Program

For more information, e-mail the Unity Recruitment Team at unitynurserecruiting@unityhealth.org

About Unity Health System:

At Unity Health System you’ll find the friendliest and most compassionate people dedicated to providing the best possible health care experience. We have over 70 locations in Rochester and Monroe County, including Unity Hospital in the town of Greece and the Unity St. Mary’s Campus in Rochester. Key programs include our Joint Replacement Center, Family Birth Place, Spine Center, Diabetes Center, Chemical Dependency, and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, plus the area’s most comprehensive range of services for older adults. ACM Medical Laboratory is the world’s fifth largest provider of clinical trials testing, with locations in western New York, York, England, and lab partnerships across the globe. Our shared commitment to delivering health care the way it should be is reflected in our 98% overall patient satisfaction rating.

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