Skip to Main Content

Scholarship Promoting Lake County Affordable Sustainable Healthcare (SPLASH)

College of Lake County

The SPLASH Program and the new Pre-Professions and Healthcare Scholars Program are being developed to assist students to in becoming lifelong learners. They offer mentorship, peer cohorts, field and clinical experiences, and shadowing opportunities through internships, where applicable. Additional support services are provided to allow for a strong formulation of "soft skills, or noncognitive factors, as research from the University of Chicago Consortium on Chicago School Research has illustrated that noncognitive attributes "have a direct positive relationship to studentsā€˜ concurrent school performance as well as future academic outcomes." (Teaching Adolescences To Become Learners, June 2012)