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A nursing student strikes a sitting yoga pose between symmetrical floor lamps softly illuminating the space.

‘Nurses saved my life,’ says nurse practitioner student

Tina Hoff earns Sanford Equity in Education Scholarship as a mom with medical history
Mick Garry 5 min read
A group of adults surround a young woman holding a giant Sanford Health scholarship check in their office hallway.

Counselor wants to help more kids with mental health needs

Mandy Strong, Sanford Equity in Education Scholarship recipient, works on mobile crisis team
Mick Garry 4 min read
A mature couple smiles in front of a bookcase displaying a cross and framed photos.

Outgoing Society CEO supports Lakota Nation scholarships

Randy Bury family establishes endowment for higher education opportunities
Matt Holsen 4 min read
A college student in a face mask fans her face with her hands after a surprise.

Sanford awards scholarships to 5 veteran & military students

Military scholarship committee surprises recipients in their classrooms
Jason Anschutz 5 min read
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Sanford Health employee starts Folds of Honor chapter in SD

Health system sponsors group benefitting families of service members
Matt Holsen 7 min read
Close-up of a mortarboard and a diploma

Sanford Health Equity in Education Scholarship now available

First-generation Americans and first-generation college students are eligible
Shawn Neisteadt 3 min read
scholarship to veterans: army officer in uniform holding books

Sanford scholarship now available for military members, vets

Sanford Health is accepting applications until Aug. 31 for five $5,000 awards
Shawn Neisteadt 4 min read
College swimmer on a Sanford Health scholarship swims with goggles and swim cap in competition.

Students, former patients benefit from doctor’s legacy

Dr. Behrens athletic training, sports medicine scholarships awarded in his memory
Mick Garry 7 min read
Two soldiers in camouflage kneel next to a medical dummy for field training.

Soldier, health care worker and student awarded scholarship

Army LPN Hannah Olson is getting $5,000 for college tuition from Sanford Health
Matt Holsen 5 min read
closeup of paramedic's shoulder patch that says "NDSCS Paramedic technology, Sanford Health EMS Education"

Sanford Health offers EMT training

Online structure allows students to attend classes from the comfort of home
SHN Staff 5 min read