Sarasota, FL - The Volunteer Auxiliary of Doctors Hospital of Sarasota recently awarded $60,000 in college scholarships to 24 local high school seniors pursuing careers in the healthcare field. The awards were given at the annual Scholarship Awards Ceremony held on May 8, 2015.

About Scholarship Program

The Scholarship Fund of the Auxiliary of Doctors Hospital was developed by the Auxiliary Board of Directors in 1967. It was created to provide higher educational opportunities for worthy students in financial need intending to pursue careers in a healthcare field. All funds are raised by the Auxiliary from gift shop sales and various fund raisers and donations through-out the year.