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Research College of Nursing scholarship recipients celebrate with The Research Foundation

KANSAS CITY, Mo., (Aug. 29, 2019) – The Research Foundation awarded scholarships to 33 Research College of Nursing students at a reception August 28 for the 2019-2020 academic year.

Research College of Nursing students, their families, friends of The Research Foundation and Research College of Nursing faculty and staff attended the reception to honor the academic achievements of the scholarship recipients. Kelsey Lammers, 2013 Research College of Nursing alum and nurse manager at Research Medical Center, spoke to the students about her experiences in nursing school and as a professional in health care. Dr. Thad Wilson, Research College of Nursing president, and Cynthia Randazzo, The Research Foundation president and CEO, also addressed the students.

“We hope these scholarships help lighten these students’ financial concerns and inspire them to become the very best nurse possible,” Randazzo said.

Scholarship recipients from Research College of Nursing include Amber Akin, Elizabeth Barada, Ryan Barker, Blake Berhorst, Morgan Bukaty, Audrey Byerley, Juliana Castillo, Madison Crenshaw, Emma Cummings, Theresa Demel, Carly Dorminy, Taylor Dunivan, Jillian Eckstein, Victoria Fasnacht, Molly Haddick, Briana Hussey-Fox, Kathryn Kampmeinert, Briana Klatch, Mary Koeller, Emma Kriete, Anna Lang, Kristen Madick, Emily Miller, Stephanie Ostrander, Abigail Ottoline, Tasia Roberts, Elizabeth Rovenstine, Hannah Schaefer, Madison Stockstill, McKenzie Torgerson, Samantha Warren, Jaci Welker and Alexander Wobbe.

The Foundation provides scholarships to Research College of Nursing juniors and seniors studying nursing. Students should apply by March 1.

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