EDELMAN RECIPIENTS 2019 - 2020

Abby McDermott, a rising Sophomore from Juneau, attends Carroll College pursuing a BSN.

Sammy McKnight, a rising Sophomore from Juneau, attends UAA pursuing a Bachelors in Health Sciences with plans to join the PharmD Program upon graduating.

Cailey Neary, from Juneau, is in her last year of a Master of Science in Nursing.  She will graduate from Yale University in 2020 as a family nurse practitioner.

Rizza Rodriguez, a rising sophomore from Ketchikan, attends Linfield College pursuing a BSN.

Jake Marnon from Juneau was selected as this year’s High School recipient.  Jake will attend Linfield College where he will begin his studies pursuing a nursing degree.

RETURNING EDELMANS 2019 - 2020

Elena Bryson a returning Edelman from Juneau, is a rising Junior at Linfield College pursuing a BSN.

Hanah Elizarde a returning Edelman from Juneau, is a rising Sophomore at Gonzaga University pursuing a BSN.

Nathan Ord a returning Edelman from Juneau, is entering his 4th year of medical school at University of Washington.

Gabby Worden a returning Edelman from Juneau, is entering her last year of Doctorate in Nursing Practice at Seattle University.

Cheyenne Siverly a returning Edelman from Juneau, is pursuing a Doctorate of Physical Therapy at University of Washington.


 

The Grace and Phil Edelman Scholarship was created to assist Southeast Alaska students seeking health sciences careers, and who have a strong desire to return to our region upon graduation. We are thrilled to award this significant scholarship to ten students for the 2019 - 2020 academic year. They were selected among an outstanding group of applicants. We were impressed by the remarkable credentials of this year's 33 applicants.

Part of the Foundation's mission is to promote health sciences education and development in Southeast Alaska. For more information, or to donate to the scholarship fund click the menu tab "Donations & Giving"