Eastern Oregon Universty to Be Site of Health Career Exploration Camp


Northeast Oregon Area Health Education Center will present the MedQuest Health Career Exploration Camp June 18-22 at Eastern Oregon University’s La Grande campus. Participants will try out college dorm life, shadow health professionals, sit in on presentations and medical panels, and much more.

Students completing grades 9, 10, 11 and 12 are eligible to apply for this competitive opportunity. Approximately 35 students will be selected state-wide. Acceptance decisions will be based on recommendations, GPA and quality of application, with preference given to first-time participants.

The deadline to apply is Thursday, March 15. The cost is $400 for the entire week and includes a $25 deposit. A limited number of scholarships are available. Go to https://www.neoahec.org/programs/medquest/ to apply. For more information, call 541-962-3422 or email bhargrove@neoahec.org.