The Decatur County Memorial Hospital (DCMH) Scholarship Program is intended for the education of individuals interested in a healthcare related field. DCMH is committed to helping prepare healthcare professionals for the future and offers a scholarship program as a recruitment tool and a community service. If you’re interested in nursing, nutrition, healthcare technology, or one of the dozens of other healthcare professions, we may have a way to help fund your education.

Any current Decatur County student or those who are already enrolled in a school are eligible for the scholarship program. If the student has not yet been accepted, approval is required upon their acceptance into their chosen program by their school. Accredited schools include vocational and technical colleges, community colleges and universities.

All applications must be submitted to the DCMH Human Resource Department by April 30. Applications are available online at It is important to remember scholarship recipients are not guaranteed a position within the organization. DCMH will consider the applications of scholarship recipients, along with all other applications. All final student applications may be scheduled to interview with the DCMH selection committee. All applicants will be notified once the DCMH Scholarship Selection Committee has made their final selections.

The DCMH Scholarship Program allows the hospital to invest in individuals pursuing a degree and health care and Decatur County students wanting to help others. If you are interested in learning more or would like to apply, please visit Applications must be completed by April 30.