July 3rd, 2003

The Great River Medical Center Auxiliary has awarded scholarships to seven area students who are pursuing college degrees in health-related fields. The 2003-2004 school-year recipients are:

Continuing education

  • Jennifer Knotts, Burlington, nursing, Southeastern Community College (SCC)
  • Sara Marquardt, Mediapolis, Iowa; nursing, SCC

High-school graduates

  • Kelly Blythe, Dallas City, Ill.; pharmacy, Drake University
  • Jamie Davis, Burlington; nurse, SCC
  • Tammy Hunold, Donnellson, Iowa; nursing, SCC
  • Amber Loving, New London, Iowa; nursing, Kirkwood Community College

Nontraditional student

  • Dale Lesher, Ft. Madison, Iowa: nursing, SCC

Each year, the Great River Medical Center Auxiliary accepts and reviews scholarship applications for students who wish to pursue health-care careers. Scholarship applications for high-school seniors are available in the counseling offices at area high schools. Other applications are available at Southeastern Community College and Great River Medical Center's Volunteer Office. For more information, please call (319) 768-3340.