Jess Parrish Medical Foundation Receives Major Gift for Medical Scholarship Endowment
By Space Coast Daily // April 22, 2023
investing in the future of our area by awarding medical scholarships to residents
BREVARD COUNTY, TITUSVILLE • FLORIDA–Jess Parrish Medical Foundation (JPMF) received $100,000 in funding from the Parrish Medical Center (PMC) Auxiliary, LLC in support of the JPMF scholarship program.
This gift will establish an endowment to assist in funding scholarships and provide aid to those pursuing careers in the medical field that will one day provide healing care to our community.
The Jess Parrish Medical Foundation scholarship program was created in 1990 and, in partnership with the PMC Auxiliary, LLC, has awarded more than $500,000 to over 450 outstanding recipients.
Medical scholarships are available to graduating high school seniors and undergraduate students who reside in the Parrish Medical Center service area and are pursuing a degree in the human health/medical field.
Awards can be applied to tuition, books, supplies or other expenses related to the student’s educational pursuit.
“On behalf of the Foundation, I cannot express our gratitude to the PMC Auxiliary Board of Directors and members enough for this decision,” said Randy Coleman, Chairman of the JPMF Board of Directors. “This gift will be transformational for the Scholarship program and ensures the next generation of Care Partners in North Brevard can continue to have the support they need. It also continues the storied legacy of the Auxiliary and the monumental impact they have on our community.”
The Jess Parrish Medical Foundation, in collaboration with PMC Auxiliary, LLC, is investing in the future of our area by awarding medical scholarships to residents in North Brevard County who distinguish themselves through passionate dedication to their communities and pursuit of studies in the fields of medicine or healthcare.
For more information about the Jess Parrish Medical Foundation or the scholarship program, please visit parrishmedfoundation.com or contact the Foundation at 321-269-4066.