The Marshall Hospital Foundation is proud to announce eligibility guidelines for the 2013 Polly Cargill Nursing Scholarships. Each scholarship recipient will be awarded $1,000 per semester for the 2013-2014 school year. Applications are now available at area schools of nursing and in the Foundation Office.
Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.0 or above and have been accepted into a clinical nursing program, or are already a nursing student in an accredited nursing program. Awardees will be full time nursing program students. Applications are due in the Foundation Office at Good Shepherd Medical Center - Marshall no later than Monday, May 6, 2013. The office is located in the Medical Plaza on Grove Street.
Brothers Jerry and Jack Cargill, who grew up in Marshall, established the scholarship fund in 2003 to honor the memory of their mother. Awarded annually, the ongoing scholarship program plays a significant role in providing quality healthcare to the people of East Texas while making dreams of aspiring nurses a reality.
One may contact the Foundation Office (903-927-6982) for further information about application guidelines.