Westminster College has received $10,000 for nursing scholarships from the FHP Foundation of Long Beach, Calif.

"The gift will further our efforts to promote health care in medically underserved areas," said Sandra Gavin, executive director.Scholarship recipients are required to spend at least one year providing clinical services in the non-profit sector or rural locations.

The FHP Foundation is an independent, public charity which supports education, research and charitable community activities related to health care.