Piedmont Medical Center is proud to award two annual scholarships in the names of individuals who have made immeasurable contributions to Piedmont and the community. Every year these scholarships are presented to deserving high school seniors who are
pursuing careers in healthcare.
Applications for both scholarships for 2016 will be available on our website and through area schools at the beginning of the year.
The Robert D. White Scholarship
The Robert D. White Scholarship Program recognizes the outstanding and long-term community service by Robert D. White while in his role in the Emergency Medical Services Department of Piedmont Medical Center.
The program is designed to provide financial assistance to graduating high school seniors who have been accepted to an accredited paramedic school in South Carolina or Gaston College. In return, recipients commit to work for Piedmont Medical Center as
a paramedic for 24 months upon completion of paramedic school and licensure.
The Nurse Betty Scholarship Program recognizes the many years of dedicated service to Piedmont Medical Center by Betty Jenkins, RN. The program is designed to provide financial assistance to graduating high school seniors who have been accepted
into an accredited school of nursing in South Carolina pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree.
In return, recipients commit to work for Piedmont Medical Center as a registered nurse for 24 months upon completion of the BSN degree and licensure.