The Village Improvement Association of Rehoboth presents Mildred Gray Scholarships to three students at the Margaret H. Rollins School of Nursing at Beebe Healthcare

 The Village Improvement Association (VIA) of Rehoboth, a member of General Federation of Women’s Club (GFWC), sponsors the Mildred Gray scholarship for the  Margaret H. Rollins School of Nursing students at Beebe Healthcare.  The student must be a Sussex County resident, non-traditional student, have at least a B average in the Nursing courses.

The recipients of the VIA scholarship this year are: Danielle Steigerwalt and Jillian Zuppo, both senior students; and Megan Pusey, a first-year student.  Danielle lives in Rehoboth Beach; Jillian lives in Dagsboro; and Megan lives in Frankford.

Theda Blackwelder, VIA president, said, “The Village Improvement Association of Rehoboth is pleased and proud to support and encourage the nursing students at the School of Nursing.  The Margaret H. Rollins School of Nursing at Beebe Healthcare offers an outstanding program that is needed in our service area.”

Caption: Pictured left to right are: Theda Blackwelder, Jillian Zuppo, Danielle Steigerwalt, Megan Pusey

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