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Long Trust Fund Medical Scholarships available

Detroit Lakes Area Community Foundation announces that it is accepting applications for the Long Trust Fund Medical Scholarships program now until Jan. 10.

To be eligible for the scholarship, a student must show proof of enrollment in an accredited educational program, and have successfully completed his/her first quarter/semester of study. The acceptable areas of study include human medicine or paramedical fields.

The student must be admitted to medical school or the paramedical major to qualify for the award. The student must also be a permanent resident, be a former resident for a minimum of six years or have parents who are residents of Becker County or Norman County.

Application forms may be obtained online at, Community Foundation link, or at DL City Hall, 1025 Roosevelt Ave., Detroit Lakes, MN 56501.