Nursing and medical imaging students awarded $476,000 in scholarship funds
Bellin College hosted its annual Scholarship Salute event on Wednesday, Sept. 27 at the KI Convention Center in Green Bay. This event provides donors the opportunity to meet the recipient(s) of their generous scholarship contributions and allows students the chance to thank donors for helping to fund their education and pursue their dream of becoming a nurse, radiologic technician, or diagnostic medical sonographer.
The evening comprised of a social hour and a short program recognizing donors and recipients. During the program, a student from each bachelor degree program shared their gratitude on behalf of all recipients.
- Ivy Williams, Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program
- Kelsey Tavs, Nursing Program
- Ashley Krueger, Radiologic Sciences Program
More than 115 students and 80 donors attended. More than $476,000 was awarded in scholarships to current students for the 2017-18 academic year.
Kelsey Tavs was a recipient of a scholarship from Bellin College and spoke at the event on Wednesday night. She had the honor of receiving the Rath Distinguished Scholarship provided by the Wisconsin Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (WAICU). “I truly believe that receiving a scholarship is directly contributing to the future of healthcare. I am incredibly grateful for the generosity of my donors as their assistance allows me to receive an amazing education here at Bellin College.” Kelsey Tavs, BSN Class of 2018.
More information on the scholarship program at Bellin College can be found at https://www.bellincollege.edu/admissions/financial-aid-and-scholarships/.