Great River Friends awards scholarships


Great River Friends recently awarded $10,000 in scholarships to students pursuing health care careers.

Ten $1,000 scholarships were given in two categories. Scholarships for high school seniors were awarded to:

Carleigh Cass, Central Lee High School, pre-medicine, University of Iowa

Thea Good, Notre Dame High School, nursing, Luther College

Gunnar Hoffer, Danville High School, paramedic, Southeastern Community College

Elizabeth Larson, Mount Pleasant High School, pre-medicine, University of Iowa

Isaac Eigner-Bybee, Mediapolis High School, pre-medicine, University of Iowa


Continuing-college scholarship winners were:

Hannah Delaney, speech pathology and audiology, Marquette University

Mallory LaFary, occupational therapy, St. Ambrose University

Ashley Maccholz, exercise science and wellness, Iowa Wesleyan University

Trina Smith, master of science in nursing, Walden University

Megan Wilson, radiologic technology, University of Iowa

Great River Friends is a community of donors and volunteers that supports Great River Health Systems with the gifts of time, talent and treasure. For more information, please call Great River Medical Center Volunteer Services at 319-768-3340.