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East Sac Grad Chosen for IHCA Scholarship

July 08, 2020 5:08pm

The Iowa Health Care Association Foundation has announced the winners of its 2020 scholarship programs.

33 Iowans have been awarded scholarships totaling 48-thousand dollars to pursue an education in health care.

Hunter Blum of Wall Lake has been chosen for the Juckette Family Veteran Scholarship. The two-thousand dollar scholarship, which is new this year, is sponsored by the Linda Juckette Family Gift Fund, is for those who have served in the U.S. military, National Guard or Reserves, and are pursuing CNA, LPN, RN, or Certified Dietary Manager programs in Iowa, with the goal of working in long-term care.

Blum is a member of the United States Air Force Reserve.