Jimmy Young Scholarships

American Association for Respiratory Care
Type Scholarship
Amount - Awards of up to $6,000 will be given to students
Duration 1 YearSee website for details.


The American Respiratory Care Foundation may award up to $1,000 in memory of Jimmy A. Young, past president of the AARC, who personally contributed greatly to respiratory care education. The foundation prefers that nominations be made by a representative of the school or an accredited respiratory training program; however, any student may initiate a request for sponsorship in order that a deserving candidate is not denied the opportunity to compete simply because the school does not initiate the application. Preference will be given to nominees of minority origin. This award consists of a certificate of recognition, airfare, one night lodging, and registration for the AARC International Respiratory Congress.

Other Restrictions

Student must be enrolled full-time at a CAAHEP approved school of respiratory therapy.

More Information


American Association for Respiratory Care
11030 Ables Lane
Dallas, TX 75229
Phone: 214-243-8892