Press Release August 16, 2016
HOSA–Future Health Professionals recently celebrated forty years of successfully creating and growing a professional career and technical student organization from a few states in 1976 to an international organization with 53 states and countries and over 201,500 members in 2016. Through the years, partners like the National Consortium for Health Science Education have supported HOSA’s continued success. As HOSA begins gearing up to begin another school year, NCHSE received thank you for the tremendous partnership with HOSA–Future Health Professionals.
NCHSE has been instrumental through generous support of the HOSA Scholarship Program with five-$1,000 scholarship awards annually over the past four years. Through the HOSA Scholarship Program, members are able to receive recognition for their high scholastic achievements. As announced in June, at the opening session of the HOSA International Leadership Conference in Nashville, TN, ninety-one outstanding students were recognized with plaques and financial awards.
Please enjoy information about the HOSA members who received scholarships provided by the National Consortium for Health Science Education. Learn more about the recipients. These students are exceptional and selected from Consortium member states Phyllis Johnson (GA), NCHSE Chair-elect was able to attend the VIP Scholarship Dinner and have special pictures with the Surgeon General Vivak Murthy; Mr. Awesome, Brad Montague, as well as photos from the dinner. Below are the links from various functions.
The HOSA – NCHSE partnership is working to better prepare HOSA’s future health professionals. The plans have already begun for HOSA’s 2017 International Leadership Conference, June 21-24, Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort in Orlando, Florida!