Perry Memorial Auxiliary announces the open of application acceptance for the 2018 Abbie Jean Gunning Memorial Scholarship & the Harold Morine Scholarship.
Abbie Jean Gunning was the first Auxiliary President. In 1960, the first scholarship in her honor was awarded. The Morine Scholarship is an award bequeathed by Harold Morine in 1981 in memory of his wife, Marilyn Morine, who was a nurse at Perry. A total of four Abbie Jean Gunning Memorial Scholarships and one Harold Morine Scholarship will be awarded.
Scholarships are available to recent high school graduates and advance degree candidates who have a permanent residence within Bureau County and are pursuing a healthcare career. Applicants are required to be pursuing a degree in healthcare including but not limited to, the following fields: nursing, radiology, lab technology, physical or occupational therapy and pre-med.
For more information, contact Donna Braida at 815-866-5791.