The Degen Foundation

2018-2019 Academic Year Scholarships

To assist area students with the cost of higher education while working towards degrees in various medical fields, The Degen Foundation awarded a total of 28 scholarships for the 2018-2019 Academic Year Scholarship Cycle that totaled $63,000.00. The following scholars from the River Valley and Eastern Oklahoma areas are our recipients for the 2018-2019 academic year:

Hannah “Reiss” Clemons

MS in Communication Disorders at UCA
Received $3,000.00

Olivia Davis

BS – Biochem (Premed) at OSU
Received $2,000.00

Hope Ann Durham

BSN at UAFS
Received $2,000.00

Jamie Flavier

BSN at UAFS
Received $2,000.00

Priya Gopal

BSN at UAFS
Received $2,000.00

Mallory Heft

BS – Biology (Premed) at ATU
Received $2,000.00

Whitney Hobbs

BSN at UAFS
Received $2,000.00

Breckin Horton

BS – Biochem (Premed) at Lipscomb Univ.
Received $2,000.00

Spencer Mays

BSN at U of A
Received $2,000.00

Amber (Oxford) Morgan

DPT at Southern Baptist University
Received $3,000.00

Kelli Jo Morgan

BS – Biology (Premed) at NSU Tahlequah
Received $2,000.00

Mikayla Noisey

BS – Health Exercise (Premed) at U of OK
Received $2,000.00

Sarah Schmitz

BS – Psychology at UCA
Received $2,000.00

Bailey Smith

BS – Special ED/Occup Therapy at UCA
Received $2,000.00

Madison Stoudt

BS – Biology (Premed) at U of A
Received $2,000.00

Brandy Weidman

DHS – Radiology at A.T. Still University
Received $3,000.00

Bailey Whittington

BS – Kinesiology Exercise at U of A
Received $2,000.00

Marye “Rachel” Wingfield

Diagnostic Med Sonography at UAFS
Received $2,000.00

Emmaline Ahlert

BSN at U of A
Received $2,000.00

Abigail Clemons

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

Patricia Dollar

MSN at NSU Tahlequah
Received $3,000.00

Aaron Harris

BSN at Carl Albert University
Received $2,000.00

Billie Nelson

MSN – Family Practice at Walden University
Received $3,000.00

Casey Newman

BS – Imaging Sciences (DMS) at UAFS
Received $2,000.00

Hannah Payne

BSN at UAFS
Received $2,000.00

Giau Pham

DPT at UAMS Fayetteville
Received $3,000.00

Kenli Schuh

BSN at UAFS
Received $2,000.00

Emma Shields

DOT at UCA
Received $3,000.00

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

Dedicated to improving the health care and education needs in the River Valley Region.