Pioneers Healthcare Foundation awarded $5,000 in scholarship in May. The PHF Scholarship Program is designed to assist community members pursuing careers in a direct healthcare filed. The program began in 2008 and has awarded an average of $5,000 to $8,000 a year.
This year’s Winners are:
Nicole Bendetti—Received the Pioneers Healthcare Foundation Scholarship ($500) for a CNCC Student studying Nursing. Nicole is pursuing her RN.
Gracie Bradfield—Continuing Student Scholarship ($1,000)—Gracie‘s goal is to become a healthcare provider. She is starting her sophomore year at University Colorado, Colorado Springs
Makenna Burke—Received the Walbridge Wing Nuts and Pioneers Medical Center Scholarship ($1500)—Makenna is starting her freshman year at University of Arizona to pursue Pharmaceutical Sciences.
Julie Dinwiddie—Pioneers Healthcare Foundation ($500)—Julie will be attending John Brown University in Arkansas where she will pursue a nursing degree.
Addie Joy—Pioneers Healthcare Foundation Senior Scholarship ($1500)—Addie will be attending Luther College in Iowa, to pursue a career as a trauma nurse, and a minor in Spanish.
Thank you to all the Pioneers Healthcare Foundation donors who make these programs possible. Bank of the San Juans, Mountain Valley Bank, Rio Blanco Ranch, The Wingnuts, White River Electric, Yampa Valley Bank