Yesterday, Guthrie announced 14 winners of their annual Health Professions and Employee Scholarships.
Four of the awards were given to children of Guthrie employees with no restrictions on academic career interest, with the remaining handed to prospective health care students across the region.
Each will receive $650 a year for four years of undergraduate studies.
“Guthrie is proud to provide assistance to local seniors as they pursue various fields of study,” said Dr. Michael Scalzone, Executive Vice President, Chief Quality Officer. “These scholarships not only benefit the families of our own employees but also support the future of health care in our community by keeping the expertise close to home.”
Among the winners, three local names were announced:
Children of Employees Scholarship
- McKenna Snyder, Cortland High School
-Daughter of Staci Snyder (Patient Service Specialist, Guthrie Cortland Medical Center)
Health Professions Scholarships
- Averie Roberts, Groton High School (enrolled at Collegiate University)
- Eilie Holland, Marathon High School (enrolled at Mansfield University)