Auxiliary Scholarship Information
Shortly after organizing the MCHD Auxiliary, the volunteers established a scholarship program. Monies raised through various fundraisers are awarded as $500 scholarships to recipients in January of each year.
To qualify as an applicant, the student must be a graduate of a Moore County high school, Dumas or Sunray, must be pursuing a degree in some field of medicine, and must have already completed the freshman year in college.
How to Apply
Applications can be picked up each year in mid-November at the gift shop, or an application will be mailed to you if you call the gift shop at 806-935-7171, extension 1902.
Who To Contact
Completed applications are due by 4 pm on December 30. They can be hand-delivered to the gift shop or mailed to the MCHD Auxiliary, PO Box 424, Dumas, Texas 79029.
Announcement of Winner
Announcement of the winner is made in early January.
Prior Scholarship Winners
Caitlin Clark is the 2016 recipient of the MCHD Auxiliary Scholarship, which is awarded each January. To qualify, the applicant must be a graduate of a Moore County high school and be studying in the field of medicine. Caitlin will graduate from Amarillo College in May with an associate's degree in Occupational Therapy Assistant. Future plans include earning a Masters in Occupational Therapy. She is the daughter of Eric and Michele Clark. Auxiliary volunteer Polly Terry presents the scholarship to Caitlin.
The Gift Shop at MCHD * 224 E 2nd Street, Dumas, TX 79029 * (806) 935-7171 x 1902