McDaniel Scholarships

The McDaniel Endowment Fund of the Foundation of Yuma Regional Medical Center was established by Richard Michael McDaniel in memory of his parents, Ted and Stella McDaniel. Through his estate, Mr. McDaniel left a generous legacy to the Foundation to be used to further cancer treatment, research and education in Yuma County. Mr. McDaniel was treated at Yuma Regional Medical Center during his battle with cancer for over 20 years.

Deadline for Application: November 1st by 5:00 p.m. No applications will be accepted after the deadline.

  • Restricted to students pursuing a master’s degree in cancer nursing, a doctorate of nursing (DNP), a residency in oncology or a similar program.
  • Must commit to serving in the Yuma Community for at least one year post graduation.
  • Applicants may apply for scholarships up to $10,000 annually.

To apply for a McDaniel scholarship, please complete an application and submit by November 1st. If you have any questions about this scholarship opportunity or the application process, please call the Foundation office at 928-336-2445 or email us at [email protected].

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