HCA Healthcare is committed to helping the next generation of caregivers launch a rewarding career in healthcare.

In an effort to nurture the pipeline of healthcare professionals in Utah, we’re introducing the Caregivers of Tomorrow Scholarship program for colleagues who are enrolled in or accepted to designated higher education programs and who plan to complete their academic practice at HCA Healthcare’s eight Utah hospitals, known locally as MountainStar Healthcare.

The scholarships currently available are:

  • The Caregivers of Tomorrow Nursing Scholarship, open to Westminster College School of Nursing students entering their final semester who are employed/hired as full-time or part-time Registered Nurse Apprentices (RNA).
  • The Caregivers of Tomorrow Respiratory Therapy Scholarship, open to students accepted into Joyce University’s Respiratory Therapy program and employed/hired as full-time or part-time colleagues at one of the eight MountainStar Healthcare hospitals from Logan to Payson.
  • The Caregivers of Tomorrow Surgical Technology Scholarship, open to students accepted into the Surgical Technology program at Davis Technical College and employed/hired as full-time or part-time colleagues at one of the eight MountainStar Healthcare hospitals from Logan to Payson.

If you are not currently employed at a MountainStar Healthcare facility, please visit our careers website to learn more about opportunities to join our team of skilled, passionate healthcare professionals.

Scholarship Deadlines

Deadline for: Nursing:
Westminster
Resp Therapy:
Joyce University
Surgical Tech:
Davis Tech
Surgical Tech:
WGU
Scholarship Application Deadline May 1
Oct 1
Mar 15
June 1
Dec 1 / Mar 15
Jun 1 / Aug 1
TBD
Hospital Scholarship Selection Committee Review Deadline May 15
Oct 15
March 24
June 15
Dec 15 / Mar 24
Jun 15 / Aug 15
TBD
Division Scholarship Selection Committee Review Deadline May 31
Oct 31
April 7
June 30
Dec 31 / April 7
Jun 30 / Aug 30
TBD
Notification to Hospital, Applicant, and School June 15
Nov 15
April 14
July 15
Jan 15 / Apr 14
July 15 / Sept 15
TBD
Program Start Dates January
August
May
September
March / June
Sept / Nov
TBD
Program/Scholarship Length Last Semester in RN School Two years Assoc Degree Fifteen months
TS-C Certification
TBD

How to Apply

Individuals who are employed by a MountainStar Healthcare facility (or have accepted an offer of employment) can submit their Caregivers of Tomorrow Scholarship application by filling out the appropriate application form below. E-mail the completed application form and the information outlined below to the appropriate e-mail address associated with your hospital.

Information to include with your completed application:

  • Most recent unofficial academic transcript (if applicable)
  • Recommendation letter from your academic institution or immediate supervisor
  • Most recent annual evaluation (if applicable)
  • Two reference letters from non-family members that validate your overall academic achievement, career goals and community involvement
  • Personal statement of 250-500 words explaining desire for scholarship and professional goals.
  • Documentation of any volunteer service and/or community involvement

Please submit your application & documentation to the hospital email where you work: