For many people, education is a crucial factor in obtaining meaningful employment and personal satisfaction. Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute administers two scholarships which can assist people hoping to pursue an education after high school.
Scholarship for People with Disabilities
provides financial assistance so that students with disabilities can increase their career options and enrich their lives through education and training. Funds are made available through the private donation of Melvin and Sally Mooty and will not exceed $1,000. Scholarship monies are to be used to fund tuition, books and supplies.
for more information, including eligibility criteria and where to send applications. The deadline for applications for the Scholarship for People with Disabilities is May 31 of every year.
encourages and supports ethnically diverse students who are pursuing a career in a medical or rehabilitation field. It is made possible by a generous gift from the David M. Hersey Endowment Fund of the Courage Kenny Foundation.
Applicants must identify how they will use their education and training and demonstrate their interest in rehabilitation. Selection is based on the applicant's stated intentions, past achievements, need, and graduation ranking.
for more information, including eligibility criteria and where to send applications. The deadline for applications for the Scholarship for People with Disabilities is May 15 of every year.
Courage Kenny Rehabilitation
Institute, part of Allina Health, was created in 2013 by the merger of Courage
Center and Sister Kenny Rehabilitation Institute. The Institute
provides a continuum of rehabilitation services for people with short- and
long-term conditions, injuries and disabilities in communities throughout
Minnesota and western Wisconsin. Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute has
multiple locations, and numerous
programs and services. For more information visit