EMPOWER SCHOLARS – SPRING 2020

 

                • Chamberlain University Scholarship Recipients

                • American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine Scholarship Recipients

                • Ross University School of Medicine Scholarship Recipients

                • Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine Scholarship Recipients

Chamberlain University Scholarship Recipients

Sabrina Cervantes – BSN Program – John Rosselli Memorial Scholarship Recipient

This is great news and I am very thrilled to pursue my goals in my near future! This comes at a perfect time because I got laid off from my job due to the Coronavirus outbreak, and I am so grateful.

I want to thank the family that provided me with the John Rosselli Memorial Scholarship. I am very grateful to receive such an award! I will continue to strive for excellence and move forward pursuing my goals. With this scholarship, I can continue becoming the nurse I want to be and pursue a lifestyle of inspiring and helping others.

Tonisha Grant – BSN Program – Chamberlain Step Forward Scholarship Recipient

This scholarship gives me the momentum to continue to strive for greatness as I pursue my career in becoming an extraordinary nurse! I am grateful to those who saw value in me and ultimately chose me as a recipient for this reward. This is only the beginning of my journey, and I thank everyone involved in the assistance this will have in financing my Bachelor of Nursing Degree.

Alyssa Harrison – BSN Program – Chamberlain University Scholarship Recipient

I was very pleased and honored to learn that I was selected as a recipient of the Chamberlain University Scholarship. This scholarship allows me the opportunity to focus more time on becoming an extraordinary nurse and less time on the financial burdens tuition can have. Thank you for choosing me as a recipient of the scholarship and helping me proceed towards my goal of becoming a flight nurse.

Aiesha Meghie – BSN Program – Chamberlain University Scholarship Recipient

I feel so blessed to be chosen as an Empower Scholar this year. Thank you to everyone involved in helping me further my career goals. This scholarship will enable me to finish my summer session without having to stress about work during this time. I hope I will soon be able to celebrate this accomplishment with my fellow students and faculty at the Chamberlain Chicago campus!!

Anja Mejia – FNP Program – Chamberlain University Scholarship Recipient

I am very grateful from the bottom of my heart. Empowering education and recognizing that some people need help is an amazing attribute. This money will help me achieve my educational goals because it will go towards my basic needs while I am in school achieving my family nurse practitioner degree.

Edisa Newcomb – FNP Program – Rita Riley Gross Memorial Scholarship Recipient

Thank you greatly for choosing me, this will make a positive and long-lasting impact in my life!

James Kennedy – FNP Program – Chamberlain Step Forward Scholarship Recipient

I would like to express my deepest gratitude for this award. This is truly an unexpected blessing and I am sincerely grateful for your generosity. I am a full-time employee, husband, and father. Due to the recent current events I am the lone provider in my household and things are tight on a normal basis, but with my wife out of work things are very challenging. This scholarship money could not have come at a better time, and I can not express how beneficial this contribution is to me, my career, and my family’s future. Thank you from the bottom of my heart, and my family thanks you as well. God bless.

American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine Scholarship Recipients

Nicole Asher – Dr. Karl Stockhausen Memorial Scholarship Recipient

I am honored to be one of the recipients of the Dr. Karl Stockhausen Memorial Scholarship. I am humbled by the generosity and recognition in my efforts to reach my educational goals. I am thankful to continue my involvement as a volunteer on a local and global scale while pursuing medical school and I would like to express my sincere gratitude for the financial support. Thank you for contributing to my overall medical school success through this scholarship. It is accepted with deepest gratitude.

Yassin Nayel – Dr. Karl Stockhausen Memorial Scholarship Recipient

I greatly appreciate everyone who had a role in me receiving this award. This provides me with a huge motivation to keep moving forward and to one day achieve my goal of being a physician and for that I cannot thank you enough!

Ashirbad Panta – Dr. Karl Stockhausen Memorial Scholarship Recipient

The journey of medical school is tough, and it requires quite a bit of perseverance and dedication. I want to be a physician and an educator who can collaborate with the patients to find their healing. Without a doubt, this scholarship will be another important piece of the puzzle in my journey of medicine and help me move one step closer to my goals.

Ross University School of Medicine Scholarship Recipients

Tadele Berisa – Ascend Learning RUSM Scholarship Recipient

I would like to express my gratitude for your financial support through the Empower Scholarship Fund. It is because of your generosity that I am able to focus on my studies. I am a third-year medical student. I chose this field to serve in medically underserved communities. On behalf of all the students working to overcome financial difficulties to achieve their dreams, I would like to thank you again for all that you are doing

 

Jesse Obregon – Ascend Learning RUSM Scholarship Recipient

I would like to thank The Empower Scholarship Fund for selecting me as a recipient of the Ascend Learning Ross University School of Medicine Scholarship. The journey of becoming a physician has been challenging and humbling. With the constant support of both my family and Ross University School of Medicine, I have been able to achieve success through consistency and dedication. Ross University School of Medicine recognized my potential and gave me the incredible opportunity to study medicine. I am forever thankful for that. Ross University School of Medicine also provided me with the resources to succeed and supported my advancement within the profession. I would not be where I am today without their commitment to education. As an Empower Scholar, I will continue to strive towards embodying the rich ideals of the Empower Scholarship Fund by inspiring others to reach for their dreams and encouraging my community to come together during the difficult times we currently face. To be honored with your financial contribution towards my dream of being a physician is truly remarkable and I am forever grateful for your support. Thank you again for your generous donation. I look forward to furthering my knowledge and making an impact in the medical field.

Erik Rappa – Ascend Learning RUSM Scholarship Recipient

First, I’d like to thank my family and friends for their continued and unrelenting support through my journey of medicine – the road has been challenging and one that would be insurmountable alone. As an Empower Scholarship recipient, I am humbled at the opportunity to peruse medicine, and encouraged to apply my skills and knowledge to empower my community. I am grateful for this opportunity and will continue to strive towards achieving excellence both in my medical education, and for my future patients.

Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine Scholarship Recipients

Ashley Bowser – Dr. Michael Zareski Memorial Scholarship

I am so honored to be receiving the Dr. Michael Zareski Memorial Scholarship! Thank you to the Empower Scholarship Fund for providing these awards and supporting the RUSVM students.

Sofia Byrd – Dr. Lanse T. Fox Memorial Scholarship

I’m extremely grateful for this scholarship for allowing me to further my education as a future doctor of veterinary medicine.