(Houston) – The Texas County Memorial Hospital Healthcare Foundation has awarded two $1,000 scholarships to area students to assist with their educational costs for the 2014 spring school semester.
Receiving $1,000 scholarships from the TCMH Healthcare Foundation were Holly Atterberry of Plato and Kerry York of Houston. The recipients were chosen among several applicants by members of the Healthcare Foundation board of directors.
Atterberry is pursuing a Master’s of Science in nursing for the family nurse practitioner program through Maryville University in St. Louis, and works as a registered nurse in the medical surgical department at TCMH.
York is pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Nursing through Cox College in Springfield, MO. She is a case manager and registered nurse for TCMH Home Health of the Ozarks.
Atterberry and York have been recipients of TCMH Healthcare Foundation scholarships in the past.
The Healthcare Foundation awards educational scholarships for students pursuing additional higher education each spring and fall. This fall, the Healthcare Foundation will award endowed scholarship funds in addition to the Healthcare Foundation scholarships.
Complete scholarship information and the scholarship application is available online at www.tcmhfoundation.org.