January 9, 2012
Jess Parrish Medical Foundation (JPMF) is now accepting
scholarship applications from high school seniors who plan to pursue a career
in a medical/healthcare field related to human health. Scholarship amounts
range from $500 to $1,500 and recipients will be announced in May.
Scholarships will be
awarded to graduating high school seniors who reside in the Parrish Medical
Center service area (SR
528 north to the Brevard/Volusia county line). Students must have a 3.0 grade
point average or greater, based on a 4.0 scale. Students who have been awarded
a JPMF scholarship in previous years may reapply, provided they are continuing
in a medical/healthcare field related to human health and have maintained at
least a 3.0 grade point average.
students who attend Astronaut High, Space Coast High and Titusville High may
obtain an application from the Guidance Office at their school. Others may
obtain an application by calling the Jess Parrish Medical Foundation at
321-269-4066 or by visiting http://www.parrishmedfoundation.com/apply-for-a-scholarship-or-grant.html.
The deadline for submitting applications is Friday, March 16, 2012.