Nanticoke Health Service (NHS) recently presented both the NHS Healthcare Education Scholarship and the Jill Hickman Nursing Scholarship to nine local high school graduates who plan to enter the healthcare field.
This year’s NHS Healthcare Education Scholarship recipients are Jordan Ann Moore from Delmar High School; Salema Khan from Seaford Senior High School; Brendon Millman and Rishika Patel from Sussex Academy; A’Deja Farlow from Sussex Central High School; and Alexa Allen and Jeannie Saintphard from Sussex Technical High School.
This year’s Jill Hickman Nursing Scholarship recipients are Makenzie Masten and Joseph VonVille from Woodbridge High School. This scholarship was established to honor Ms. Jill Hickman’s service and dedication to the profession of nursing. Ms. Hickman was a Laurel native and dedicated nurse of over forty years at Nanticoke Memorial Hospital.
Miss Allen and Mr. Millman will attend the University of Delaware for Pharmacy and Pre-Med, Miss Khan and Miss Masten will attend Delaware Technical Community College for nursing, Miss Farlow will attend North Carolina A&T State University for nursing, Miss Moore will attend Ursinus College for nursing, Miss Patel will attend Temple University for Dermatology, Miss Saintphard will attend Delaware State University for nursing, and Mr. VonVille will attend Salisbury University for nursing.
Nanticoke Health Services would again like to congratulate the 2019 scholarship recipients and wishes them all good luck with their future endeavors.