MED Foundation awards $15,500 in scholarships to 17 local students

Posted On: May 6, 2015

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NEWS RELEASE
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The Medical, Educational and Development (MED) Foundation of Mercer Health recently awarded 17 scholarships, for a total of $15,500, to local students furthering their education in a medical field after their high school graduation.  Scholarships were awarded to at least one student from each of the six schools in Mercer County.

The Medical, Educational and Development (MED) Foundation of Mercer Health recently awarded 17 scholarships, for a total of $15,500, to local students furthering their education in a medical field after their high school graduation.  Scholarships were awarded to at least one student from each of the six schools in Mercer County.

Mindy Kremer, Senior Director of Development, Marketing and Community Relations at Mercer Health states, “We have been providing scholarships since 1992.  The total amount awarded over those years has reached over $200,000.  Each year we hold a golf outing, the Esmonde-Homan Memorial Golf Outing, with its proceeds directly funding our scholarship program.  We are honored that we can provide these scholarships to local students and are excited about their future as healthcare providers, hopefully coming back to serve our local community.”
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Recipients include: Celina – Audriana Adams, Emma Hawkins and Megan Muhlenkamp; Coldwater – Jenna Halterman, Lauren Leugers, Ashley Schoenherr and Brooke Welsch; Ft. Recovery – Haley Knapke and Monica Fullenkamp; Marion Local – Holly Lochtefeld, Cadence Jacobs and Allison Thobe;  Parkway – Cassandra Kuhn and Madison Meyer; and St. Henry – Megan Post, Janel Frank and Elizabeth Uhlenhake.

For more information about the MED Foundation of Mercer Health, contact Mindy Kremer at419-678-5613.

 

PICTURED:

Front (L to R): Monica Fullenkamp, Haley Knapke, Brooke Welsch, Ashley Schoenherr, Jenna Halterman, Emma Hawkins, Megan Muhlenkamp and Audriana Adams
Back (L to R): Madison Meyer, Cassandra Kuhn, Holly Lochtefeld, Cadence Jacobs, Megan Post and Liz Uhlenhake
Not pictured (L to R): Janel Franck, Lauren Leugers and  Allison Thobe