Greene County General Hospital has announced the 2018 winners of the four scholarships open to Greene County students interested in pursuing careers in healthcare.
Three scholarships in memory of Dr. Mathias Mount and Eleanor C. Mount, were awarded to graduating seniors Caroline Wilson, from Linton-Stockton High School, Sierra Padgett, from WRV High School, and Kelsey Moody, from Bloomfield High School. The scholarships, in the amount of $560.50, recognizes the past service of Dr. Mount, a longtime family practice physician from Bloomfield.
A fourth scholarship, Physicians of Greene County scholarship, was awarded to Benjamin Michael Cox. Cox is a graduate of Linton-Stockton High School. The scholarship, in the amount of $500, is given in recognition of every physician serving in the county. All Greene County high school and college students, with career intentions in healthcare are eligible to apply each year.
Open applications for these scholarships are announced annually after the first of the year. Applications are available through high school guidance counselors and are found in the lobby at the hospital’s main entrance. You can also apply on the hospital’s website, GreeneCountyHopsital.com