08/01/2006

WVU Leadership Scholars Announced

Children of Hospital Employees Honored Annually

 

MORGANTOWN, W. Va. - Megan Boone and Erica Sellaro of Morgantown received The Leadership Scholarship, an award totaling $1,000  from Bruce McClymonds, hospital president and CEO, at a luncheon today in their honor.

Both girls will be freshman at West Virginia University in the fall.

Megan, whose mother Annette Boone works in Patient Access, plans to study English. Erica, whose mother Carla Sellaro works in 2 West Outpatient Surgery, plans to study engineering.

Both attended Morgantown High School.

Each year, the hospital awards two scholarships to children of WVUH employees who will attend college as freshmen in the fall semester. In addition to being a child of a WVUH employee, the student must have demonstrated exemplary academic achievement, and leadership in school and/or community activities, employment, or a personal situation.

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For more information:
Steve Bovino, HSC News Service, (304) 293-7087
casew@rcbhsc.wvu.edu
mk: 08-01-06

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