Tonya Flannery and Denise DeLaCruz, HSHS St. Francis Hospital auxiliary scholarship committee members presented awards to three students at the Auxiliary Appreciation Dinner on June 27. The hospital auxiliary provides scholarship awards to students whose principal residences are in Montgomery or Macoupin Counties.
The Scholarship for Continuing Medical Education is awarded to eligible applicants currently pursuing degrees or diplomas in health-related occupations. Receiving $1,000 scholarship awards were Erika Schmidt of Gillespie who is pursuing a medical degree at SIU in Edwardsville and Steven DeMartini of Gillespie who is pursuing a medical degree from Millikin University in Decatur.
Not present was Christian Meyer of Waggoner who is pursuing a mental health counseling degree at Trinity International University in Deerfield, IL. Shown left to right are Flannery, Schmidt, DeMartini and DeLaCruz.