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RHS 2021 Summer Camp

Prospective Scholars

Rural Health Scholars is a program designed for high school students' who live within the NE KY AHEC service region and who are interested in pursuing a health care career after high school. In order to be considered for this two-year program, students must apply during their sophomore year. Once accepted, the student will be a member of the program for both their junior and senior years.

Students meet monthly to participate in a variety of hands-on activities and discussions. To be eligible for Rural Health Scholars, a student must:

  • Apply during sophomore year and live in one of the 17 counties served by NE KY AHEC
  • Have an interest in pursuing a health care career after graduation

How to Apply

The following documents are required for application:

Applications for the 2025 class of Rural Health Scholars will open in January. 

For more information, please contact Hannah Little by email at or by phone at 606.783.7580.