Allina Health Foundation and Buffalo Hospital award ten student health care scholarships

BUFFALO, Minn. (May 16, 2024) — Allina Health Foundation and Buffalo Hospital awarded ten $1,000 scholarships to students in Wright County, and two scholarships for current employees who plan to pursue health care careers in their post-secondary education. The Health Care Career Scholarships are funded by proceeds from the Buffalo Hospital Gift Shop. The Foundation will continue to support local youth and encourage more students to enter the medical field professionally. 
Congratulations to the 2024 Scholarship Award Winners:

  • Ella Rasset of Annandale High School
  • Erika Hannon of Maple Lake High School
  • Abigail Urick of Buffalo High School
  • Grace Danielson of Delano High School
  • Kelly Kraemer of Dassel-Cokato High School
  • Haedyn Barkeim of Rockford High School
  • Erica Lehn of St. Michael-Albertville High School
  • Macy Hertzog of Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted High School
  • Maggie Shepersky - Non-traditional/Current Employee
  • Sydney Hermansen - Non-traditional/Current Employee 

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