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Chesapeake Hospital Authority Awards 2021 Scholarships

CHESAPEAKE, Va. - The Chesapeake Hospital Authority recently awarded 11 scholarships to graduating seniors from Chesapeake and northeast North Carolina high schools. Each recipient received a $2,500 scholarship to further their education in healthcare. 

The students are attending a college or university in the fall of 2021 and plan to pursue a degree in the field of healthcare. They were selected based on their academic records, test results, character references, extra-curricular activities, community service, interest in the health sciences and financial need. 

Recipients were presented with the scholarships and during a personalized delivery to each recipient’s home. View more here: https://youtu.be/P9Uj5XGx2Wo 

The following is a list of the Chesapeake Hospital Authority 2021 scholarship winners:

Name High School University
Erin Brownlow Great Bridge William & Mary College
Mya Turner Deep Creek North Carolina A&T State University
Sarah Spicer Hickory William & Mary College
Josh Wagner Grassfield Duke University
Kiera Cleveland Oscar Smith Virginia Tech
Laya Barley Cape Hatteras East Carolina University
Charron Miyares Western Branch Norfolk State University
Lane Strahan Indian River Old Dominion University
Eliza Quidley Cape Hatteras NC State University
     

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