Vickie Bell, Savannah Ellis receive Wilkes County Medical Society scholarships
Two $1,000 college scholarships were awarded by the Wilkes County Medical Society in August to Vickie Bell and Savannah Ellis.
The scholarship program began in 2000 in memory of Jack Dawson, MD and Phillip Compeau, MD. Employees of Wilkes Regional Medical Center and their children are eligible to apply for the annual scholarships.
This year’s review panel included Mrs. Teana Compeau, Mrs. Janet Dawson-Brunner, Dr. John McLarney, Dr. Justin Bennett and Dr. Greg Evans.
Ms. Bell is attending UNC-Charlotte and is working toward a Bachelor of Science of Respiratory Therapy.
Ms. Ellis is attending Appalachian State University and is working toward a degree in Speech Therapy.