July 26, 2012
Applications for the
Karla Foster, RN, Memorial Scholarship are now
being accepted for students pursuing nursing degrees. The scholarship
was established by Doug Foster in loving memory of his wife, Karla, who
was tragically killed on September 11, 2006 by a hit and run driver.
Karla had been a nurse at Parrish Medical Center
(PMC) for more than 22 years.
Scholarship applicants must be residents of
North Brevard County, be accepted into a nursing program, and possess a
3.0 or better grade point average.
The $3,000 scholarship is in exchange for a one-year commitment to work at
Parrish Medical Center. The recipient must maintain a 3.0 GPA to be eligible for the next semester award.
Applications are available in the PMC Human Resources department, or visit parrishmedfoundation.com/scholarships
an application. For more information about applying, please contact the
PMC Human Resources department at 321-268-6155. The deadline for
submitting applications is Friday, August 17, 2012. The recipient will
be announced in September.
To make a tax-deductible contribution to the
Karla Foster, RN, Memorial Scholarship Fund, please contact Jess Parrish Medical Foundation (JPMF) at 321-269-4066.
About Jess Parrish Medical Foundation
The mission of JPMF is to inspire philanthropy and volunteerism in support of Parrish Medical
Center’s mission of Healing
Experiences For Everyone All The Time®. Through staff and volunteers,
JPMF raises funds to support healthcare initiatives in North Brevard
County. JPMF’s featured projects include Cancer Care,
The Children’s Center, the Parrish Health Village and the Center for
Lifelong Health. For more information about Jess Parrish Medical
Foundation, call 321-269-4066 or visit www.parrishmedfoundation.com.