Area briefs


KHN seeks registered nurses

DAYTON — Kettering Health Network is looking for registered nurses. The network is hosting a hiring event for experienced RNs on Thursday, Feb. 1, from 5-9 p.m. at Grandview Medical Center, 405 W. Grand Ave., Dayton.

Scrubs and business attire are welcome. Be sure to bring multiple copies of your resume.

For more information, visit ketteringhealth.org/hiringevent

If you are not a registered nurse, but are interested in working for Kettering Health Network, apply at ketteringhealth.org/careers.

Midmark offers scholarships

DAYTON — Midmark Corp., a provider of medical, dental and veterinary equipment solutions, is offering a $20,000 technical scholarship to a graduating high school senior who is a resident of Darke, Miami, Mercer, Auglaize or Shelby County. Eligible seniors must pursue a bachelor’s degree at an accredited four-year university in engineering, including mechanical, electrical, computer, industrial and software or in Computer Information Systems.

This scholarship also offers an opportunity to gain experience. The recipient will intern during summer breaks, beginning in production and gaining more responsibilities each year. After college graduation, the student must commit to at least three years of employment with Midmark. Paid out incrementally throughout a four-year program, the recipient is chosen based on his or her application and interview with an internal panel of Midmark Teammates.

Midmark will break ground later this year for a new, state-of-the-art technology center on its Versailles campus. The scholarship recipient will work in Versailles, where engineering, new product development and other functions reside.

Eligible students should contact their guidance counselor for more information. Scholarship applications are due by Feb. 23.

Foundation grants available

MIAMI COUNTY — Not-for-profit organizations are reminded the next grant deadline for the Miami County Foundation is Feb. 28. Applicants must provide services directly to the citizens of Miami County. All must be certified federally tax-exempt by the Internal Revenue Service and preferably be a 501(c)(3) organization.

Historically, grants have been awarded to human and social service organizations, schools, healthcare providers, libraries, youth and senior groups as well as the arts.

An application form is available online at www.miamicountyfoundation.org or by contacting the office at 773-9012. Guidelines restrict organizations to one grant annually. If you received a grant in the fall, you are not eligible to reapply until the next grant deadline. Schools are exempt from this restriction. Successful applicants will receive notification of the spring distribution date.

The board also is seeking a new executive director. Applicants shall submit their electronic letter of interest and resume to mcf@woh.rr.com by Feb. 11. Additional information about this position can be found on the Miami County Foundation website www.miamicountyfoundation.org.

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