MARQUETTE, Mich. (WLUC) – The Northern Michigan College Middle for Rural Well being is internet hosting an NSA competitors for U.P. highschool seniors.
The U.P. will probably be break up into three areas, Japanese, Central, and Western, and first place prizes will probably be given in every area. First place will probably be awarded $500, second place will obtain $250, and third place will obtain $100.
Elise Bur, Director of NMU Middle for Rural Well being, says these seeking to enter should write a 500-word essay about two boundaries to preventative well being of their area and two options to assist.
“That is the primary yr we’ve finished it,” Bur stated. “That is the primary yr that the Middle of Rural Well being at Northern Michigan College has been in existence. So, we type of needed to begin off with the Middle improvement with a bang and attempt to pull the area collectively. So, this is among the first initiatives that we’re doing.”
The competitors is open to highschool seniors who stay and go to high school within the U.P. and is geared in the direction of those that want to begin faculty or college degree work in Fall 2021 and intend to main in a healthcare discipline.
For extra info on the competitors, go to https://nmu.edu/ruralhealth/essay-contest.
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