Jess Parrish Medical Foundation Now Accepting Karla Foster, RN Scholarship Applications
By Space Coast Daily // July 12, 2022
deadline for submitting applications is Aug. 19
BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – The Jess Parrish Medical Foundation is now accepting applications for Karla Foster, RN, Memorial Scholarships.
Applicants must be residents of North Brevard County; accepted into a nursing program, and possess a 3.0 or higher grade point average.
New or currently enrolled nursing students are eligible to apply.
Two scholarships of more than $1,500 each are being awarded for assistance with tuition, books, supplies, or other expenses related to completing the student’s nursing program.
This scholarship honors Karla and the profession she loved so much and offers the opportunity to a deserving nursing student to carry on the professionalism, commitment, dedication, and loving care that she demonstrated all her life.
The deadline for submitting applications is Friday, August 19.
Doug Foster established the scholarship in loving memory of his wife, Karla, tragically killed on Sept. 11, 2006, by a hit-and-run driver. Karla had been a nurse at Parrish Medical Center for more than 22 years.
Incomplete applications will not be accepted. Scholarship award recipients will be announced in September 2022.
For additional information on applying, or to make a tax-deductible contribution to the Karla Foster, RN, Memorial Scholarship Fund, please contact the Jess Parrish Medical Foundation at 321-269-4066 or visit www.parrishmedfoundation.com/scholarships.
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