PEORIA, ILLINOIS – ACH is excited to announce the opening of the 2021-2022 scholarship season!

The future for LPNs in correctional facilities is changing. We understand the importance of assisting our dedicated LPNs achieve their goals. LPNs can now apply for the Karen Stocke Scholarship Program to assist on their educational journeys to become RNs until May 31, 2021.

Over the past three years, the ACH Karen Stocke Scholarship Committee has awarded over $72,000 to licensed practical nurses pursuing their registered nursing degrees. Beyond the Karen Stocke Scholarship, ACH also offers a professional development program, discounted tuition at partnership colleges, and mentorship programs.

For additional information and criteria for the Karen Stocke Scholarship Program, please contact

ACH is the nation’s largest health care provider who focuses exclusively on jails. Headquartered in Illinois, they endeavor to make a difficult time in their patients’ lives easier and improve public health.