CMH offering medical assistant scholarship

Yareli Martinez Urtiz

Yareli is a medical assistant at CMH Medical Group & Urgent Care – Seaside.

Students enrolling at Clatsop Community College eligible for funding

CMH is offering scholarships that will pay for tuition and books to attend the medical assistant training program in September 2021 at Clatsop Community College (CCC). Download the application.

CMH’s goal with the scholarships is to assist individuals in pursuing a Medical Assistant Certificate (MA). Though receipt of scholarship does not guarantee employment at CMH, the intent will be to offer the opportunity to apply for available positions and interview all scholarship recipients. Once certified, the MA must apply for a position using the CMH application process to be considered for a MA position. 

Qualifications:

  • Recipient must be able to attend the Clatsop Community College (CCC) MA training program as identified by CMH.
  • Applicants must provide one completed recommendation form (included in application).

Scholarship Information:

  • Each scholarship recipient that is hired will be expected to sign a commitment to work agreement for a period of 12 months in either full- or part-time capacity. If the term of employment is not completed, it is expected that the applicant will repay the entire cost of training as prorated on a per month to serve rate.
  • Each scholarship provides funding for tuition and book fees only, paid directly to CCC.
  • This is a one-time scholarship per person.
  • This scholarship is awarded by the designated CMH committee.
  • Hours attending the medical assistant program, study time and practicum hours will not be paid for scholarship recipients.

Please return applications to CMH Human Resources ASAP to be considered for the Clatsop Community College MA program beginning September 2021. These scholarships will be given on a first come, first served basis until all spots are full.

Email applications to: HRdept@columbiamemorial.org. For questions, please call HR at: 503.338.4073.

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