Eighteen North Suburban High School Graduates Named 2011 Medtronic Scholars
(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) MINNEAPOLIS – May 19, 2011 – The Medtronic Foundation announced that 18 students have been selected as 2011 Medtronic Scholars. Each will receive a four-year scholarship totaling $16,000, as well as support services to assist them in their collegiate studies. Comprised of students representing nine Twin Cities’ north suburban high schools, the class of 2011 Medtronic Scholars will be honored at a May 2, 2011 celebration at Medtronic World Headquarters in Fridley.
The Medtronic Foundation is committed to improving the lives of people around the world living with chronic disease. Its grant making is focused in three areas: health, education and community.
Medtronic, Inc. (www.medtronic.com), headquartered in Minneapolis, is the global leader in medical technology – alleviating pain, restoring health, and extending life for millions of people worldwide.