Ava Jones awarded OSF HealthCare Scholarship

6/06/2024 - Mendota, Illinois

  • Ava Jones

    Ava Jones and Dr. Amy Matheis-Soliman, medical staff president at OSF Saint Paul Medical Center

Ava Jones, a graduate of Mendota Township High School, has been named the 2024 recipient of the OSF HealthCare Saint Paul Medical Staff Scholarship.

The $1,000 scholarship will support Ms. Jones in her higher education endeavors. This fall, she will attend the University of Iowa to study biology with the goal of entering pre-med. Ava, the daughter of Michelle and Tony Jones, resides in Mendota.

The scholarship selection is based on the student's application, essay, letters of recommendation, and other criteria.

This scholarship is available to high school seniors in the OSF Saint Paul service area who are committed to continuing their education and pursuing a career in rural medicine.



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