Bursary for health care


The Red Deer Regional Health Foundation has added a scholarship to assist current and future health care professionals complete their education.

The Edengrace Barisow Scholarship has been established in memory of Edengrace Barisow who died in 2011 while employed in the diagnostic imaging department at the Red Deer Regional Hospital. This scholarship will be for students pursuing a career in diagnostic medical sonography.

In 2010, thirteen recipients received scholarships totaling $12,000.

For the 2011 year, application deadline is Sept. 15. For more information about scholarships visit the website www.rdrhfoundation.com or 403-343-4773.