Friday, June 23rd, 2017 | Login

2016 Burrell Scholarships

Burrell Scholarships awarded

John Szalay with members of the Burrell Scholarship Committee: (L-R) Janet Wiley, Lenette Burrell and Lynne Munumer.

Phyllis Harper and Lenette Burrell.

The 2016 Burrell Endowment Scholarships were awarded to John Szalay and Phyllis Harper. Each will receive a $1,000 scholarship.

Szalay is employed by the Elbert County Emergency Services as an Advanced EMT and currently attending classes in the Paramedic Technology Program at Athens Technical College.

Harper is employed by the Elbert Memorial Hospital as a Patient Care Technician and currently attending classes in the Practical Nursing Program at Athens Technical College.

The $1,000 Scholarship is offered through the Burrell Endowment with the Elbert Memorial Hospital Foundation. It was established in 2007 by Zeb Burrell, M.D., and his wife Lenette Burrell, R.N., EdD. The purpose of this Endowment is to provide scholarships for the support of individual's initial or continuing education in a health-related field. The applicants must be age 30 or over who reside in Elbert County and/or employed full or part-time at a health care facility in Elbert County.

© Copyright 2009 Elberton Memorial Hospital. Joint Commission Information.