Greene County General Hospital has announced the 2020 winners of scholarships open to Greene County students interested in pursuing careers in health care.
Four scholarships in memory of Dr. Mathias Mount and Eleanor C. Mount, were awarded to graduating seniors Olivia Hayes of White River Valley High School, Hannah Walters of Shakamak High School, Kayla Smock of Linton-Stockton High School and Turner Royal of Bloomfield High School. These scholarships, in the amount of $502.75, recognize the past service for Dr. Mount, a longtime family practice physician from Bloomfield.
A fifth scholarship, in the amount of $500, was awarded to Noah Walton. Walton is a graduating senior of White River Valley High School and plans to attend Vincennes University to pursue pre-optometry. The Physicians of Greene County Scholarship is given in recognition of every physician serving the county, and all Greene County high school and college students, including public, private, and home schooled, with career intentions in health care are eligible to apply each year.
Open applications for these scholarships are announced annually after the first of the year. Applications are made available through high school guidance counselors and online at GreeneCountyHospital.com.
GCGH would like to congratulate all the scholarship recipients. We are grateful to have wonderful students in our community.