The Degen Foundation

2020-2021 Academic Year Scholarships

With the onset of the corona virus affecting how students were able to finish out their Spring semesters, the Board of Directors of the Degen Foundation take great pride in announcing the following scholarship recipients as approved to continue their goals to become professionals in the medical field of their choice. We are pleased to announce the winners of the Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 academic year scholarships, where a total of 38 awards were presented totaling $86,500.00.

Emmaline Ahlert

BSN at U of A
Received $2,000.00

Abigail Clemons

MS - Communication Disorders at U of A
Received $2,000.00

Madison Geels

BSN at UCA
Received $2,000.00

Priya Gopel

BSN at UCA
Received $2,000.00

Taylor Harmon

Doctor of Occupational Therapy at UCA
Received $3,000.00

Elizabeth Hinshaw

BS – Speech Pathology at University of Tulsa
Received $2,000.00

Rachael Keomany

BSN at UAFS
Received $2,000.00

Paige Koenigseder

Masters - Occupational Therapy at University of Tennessee
Received $3,000.00

Gabrielle Kremers

Doctor of Occupational Therapy at UCA
Received $3,000.00

Hannah Maestri

BS - Communication Sciences and Disorders at U of A
Received $2,000.00

Cole McCrary

PharmD at OU
Received $3,000.00

Kelly Morgan

BS – Nutritional Sciences at NSU
Received $2,000.00

Kristel Newlin

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner at Maryville University
Received $1,500.00

Giau Pham

Doctor of Physical Therapy at UAMS Fayetteville
Received $3,000.00

Claire Pinter

BS – Communication Disorders at UCA
Received $2,000.00

Sarah Schmitz

DHS – Psychology at UCA
Received $2,000.00

Payton Scrivner

BSN at University of Tulsa
Received $2,000.00

Emma Shields

Doctor of Occupational Therapy at UCA
Received $3,000.00

Jordan Shields

BSN at UAFS
Received $2,000.00

Bailey Smith

Doctor of Occupational Therapy at UCA
Received $3,000.00

Mary Colleen Weidman

Doctor of Physical Therapy at UCA
Received $3,000.00

Brittany Womack

Doctor of Occupational Therapy at UCA
Received $3,000.00

Anna Grace Chapen

BSN at UAFS
Received $2,000.00

Journee Colquitt

BSN at UAFS
Received $2,000.00

Bethany Haney

Doctor of Occupational Therapy at Southwest Baptist University
Received $3,000.00

Ryan Hewett

BSN at U of A
Received $2,000.00

Crissa Johnson

MS in Communication Disorders at UCA
Received $2,000.00

Cassandra Richard

BS - Communication Disorders at UCA
Received $2,000.00

Ashley Seiter

BS - Communication Disorders at U of A
Received $2,000.00

Harleigh Sharp

BSN at UAFS
Received $2,000.00

Sophie Stites

BSN at Texas Christian University
Received $2,000.00

Harla Troub

BSN at UAFS
Received $2,000.00

Bailey Whittington

Physicians Assistant at UAMS
Received $3,000.00

Madison Branham

BSN at UAFS
Received $2,000.00

Jordan Myers

MS - Global Health at Notre Dame
Received $3,000.00

Mikaela Pschier

BS - Sonography at UAFS
Received $2,000.00

Madison Weir

BS - Sonography UAFS
Received $2,000.00

Tenessa Wroten

BS - Sonography at UAFS
Received $2,000.00

The deadline to apply for the first cycle of 2018 for Scholarship Applications ends March 30, 2018.

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