Radiology and nuclear medicine students receive scholarships
KANSAS CITY, Mo., (Jun. 15, 2018) – The Research Foundation has awarded 15 scholarships to radiologic and nuclear medicine technology students enrolled in the Research Medical Center Schools of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine.
Scholarship recipients in the Research Medical Center School of Nuclear Medicine include Heather Burkdoll, Morgan Elliott and Ilana Fay.
Scholarship recipients in the Research Medical Center School of Radiology include Erica Beck, Reagan Damon, Austin Hatch, Aubrie Hirsch, Konner Hoelscher, Taylor Hughes, Chloe Majors, Nigel Rivera, Steven Robertson, Tara Silva, Ashley Standiford and Allison White.
Rivera was awarded the Sarah Wilson Thompson Memorial Scholarship, which was established in 1999 in memory of Sarah Wilson Thompson, a graduate of the radiologic technology program at Research Medical Center. Sarah lost her battle with lymphoma shortly after completing the program. The $1,000 scholarship is The Research Foundation’s highest award available to radiology students.
Each year, students who attend the radiologic or nuclear medicine technology program at Penn Valley Community College, Research Medical Center School of Radiology, Research Medical Center School of Nuclear Medicine Technology or the University of Kansas Medical Center Nuclear Medicine Certificate Program are eligible to apply for scholarships through The Research Foundation. Students must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 or higher and should apply by April 1.
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