The RiverView Foundation is pleased to support area students in their desire to further their education in healthcare and create oppotunities for career advancement.
Bishop Afonya Healthcare Scholarship
In honor and memory of his father, Bishop Afonya, Dr. Idatonye Afonya established the Bishop Afonya Healthcare Scholarship through the RiverView Foundation. The Bishop Afonya Healthcare Scholarship is awarded to an annual recipient from RiverView's service area that is pursuing post secondary education in a healthcare field.
Lenertz Family Healthcare Scholarship
In recognition of the time and efforts Thomas C. Lenertz provided to the establishment and advancement of RiverView Health Foundation, its Board of Directors established the Lenertz Family Healthcare Scholarship. The Lenertz Family Healthcare Scholarship is awarded to an annual recipient from RiverView's service area that is pursuing post secondary education in a healthcare field.
RiverView Foundation is honored to provide this regional health care scholarship program established in memory, honor, and respect of June E. Shaver's life values and commitment to serving others. The June E. Shaver Healthcare Scholarship is awarded to an annual recipient from the following regional rural communities (and their surrounding areas) in Minnesota: Crookston, Climax, Fertile, Mentor, Erskine, Red Lake Falls, Warren, Argyle, Stephen, Fisher, East Grand Forks; that has completed a minimum of one semester in an accredited post-secondary higher education institution AND is pursuing a degree in a healthcare field.