Eight native college students have been named 2023 school scholarship recipients of Kennebec Behavioral Well being’s Faculty Scholarship program.
The next college students will every obtain a $1,000 scholarship upon profitable completion of their first semester at their chosen school or college. Every of those college students can be pursuing a serious in a discipline associated to psychological well being, in accordance with a information launch from Elizabeth Keane with Kennebec Behavioral Well being.
Haleigh Coukos, Cony Excessive Faculty, Augusta, plans to attend Southern Maine Group Faculty.
Ally Rodrigue, Erskine Academy, South China, plans to attend Thomas Faculty
Brooklyn Allen, Lawrence Excessive Faculty, Fairfield, plans to attend Thomas Faculty
Nathalie Deane, Maranacook Excessive Faculty, Readfield, plans to attend Southern Maine Group Faculty
Reagan Pratt, Mt. Blue Excessive Faculty, Farmington, plans to attend the College of Southern Maine.
Ethan Hobart, Waterville Senior Excessive Faculty, plans to attend the College of Southern Maine.
Noella Pepin, Winslow Excessive Faculty, plans to attend Colby Faculty.
Aleah Childs, Winthrop Excessive Faculty, plans to attend College of Massachusetts Amherst.
college students at partnering excessive faculties had been requested to submit an software which included an essay query round why he or she is excited about pursuing a profession within the behavioral well being discipline. This yr, KBH additionally opened functions to home-schooled college students, college students of Corridor-Dale, Messalonskee, Maine Central Institute and Waterville Different Excessive Faculty, and college students who dwell or go to high school in Somerset and Kennebec counties.
The scholarships are made doable via scholarship program developed to speculate sooner or later psychological well being professionals. Funds for this system are raised via donations in addition to KBH’s annual “A Night time Out” group occasion and themed basket raffle.
Kennebec Behavioral Well being operates clinics in Waterville, Skowhegan, Winthrop, Augusta and Farmington.
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