McLaren Port Huron, Marwood award scholarships

Port Huron, MI – McLaren Port Huron and its health care partners have awarded scholarships to 28 students pursuing degrees in professions represented in the hospital and the community. Since 1988, 524 recipients have received $615,750 through the scholarship program.

Scholarships are funded by the Carter family, Demashkieh family, McLaren Port Huron Auxiliary, Goldbold family, McLaren Port Huron Employees That Care Club, and McLaren Port Huron Foundation.

The 2021 scholarship recipients are:

Marwood Nursing & Rehab Karen Susan Draper Memorial Scholarship for Nursing: Jessica Derring of St. Clair, Tessa Horon of Emmett, Joleen Newton of Grant Township and Heather Wilson-Vani of Mussey.

McLaren Port Huron Auxiliary Scholarships:  Alexa Burch of Jeddo and Lacey Timperley of Port Huron.

McLaren Port Huron Auxiliary Seminar/Conference Scholarships: 
Steve Geib of Marine City, Katherine Mayes of Port Huron and Julie Stevenson of Marysville.

McLaren Port Huron Employees That Care Scholarships: 
Bradley Hunt of Fort Gratiot, Lauren Pratt of St. Clair, Nicholle Rose of Port Huron and Lauren Williamson of Palms.

McLaren Port Huron Employee Scholarships: 
Misty Fisher of Yale, Jamie Kadarian of Yale, Danielle Mackey of Kenockee and Nicole Young of Port Huron.

McLaren Port Huron Foundation Nursing Scholarships: 
Hannah Clink of Port Huron, Jamie Forth of Chesterfield, January Holdburg of Marysville, Ryan Hunt of Fort Gratiot, Amy Magnus of Port Huron and Kristin Roberts of Port Huron.

Shirley Jardine Carter Memorial Scholarship for Rehab Services: 
Sarah Baker of Port Huron, Madison O’Neill of Clyde, Claudia Packan of St. Clair and Sarah Stevens of Clyde.

Kris Folske Memorial Scholarship for Nursing: 
Jennifer DeGeer of Port Huron.

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