Yankton Medical Clinic, P.C. announces scholarship winners

Yankton Medical Clinic, P.C. announces scholarship winners Yankton Medical Clinic, P.C. is pleased to announce the 13th Annual Yankton Medical Clinic, P.C. Scholarship Program award winners. Four $1,000 scholarships were available for application to high school seniors located in the Yankton Medical Clinic service area and have an interest in pursuing a major in a medical field. One $1,000 scholarship award was available to a student currently enrolled in a laboratory, radiology, respiratory therapy or nursing program, with preference given to those with an intention to return to work within a 50 mile radius of Yankton.  In addition, a $5,000 scholarship award was available to a third-year medical student of Sanford School of Medicine of The University of South Dakota, with preference given to those entering a primary care field (Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, Pediatrics, OB/GYN) with an intention to return to practice medicine within a 50 mile radius of Yankton. Total scholarship dollars amount to $10,000 for area students. Yankton Medical Clinic created the scholarship program to promote higher education and to provide resources for area youth to seek higher education in the medical field. The scholarship selection committee reviewed applications from a large and outstanding list of students. The chosen award winners distinguished themselves by their academic accomplishments and their school, church, and civic activities. One of the six scholarships is being given in honor of the late Dr. Theodore H. Sattler.  Dr. Sattler was one of the original physicians of Yankton Clinic, which later merged with the Medical Clinic to form Yankton Medical Clinic, P.C.  Dr. Sattler retired from the Yankton Medical Clinic, P.C. in 1992.  The 2009 Dr. Theodore H. Sattler/Yankton Medical Clinic, P.C. winner is Jared Ailts from Yankton Senior High School. A second scholarship is being given in honor of Dr. Jay W. Hubner.  Dr. Hubner began his practice with Yankton Medical Clinic, P.C. in 1973, and retired in 2006.  His father, Dr. R.F. Hubner was one of the original physicians of the Medical Clinic, which later merged with the Yankton Clinic to form Yankton Medical Clinic, P.C.  The 2009 Dr. Jay W. Hubner/Yankton Medical Clinic, P.C. winner is Jiwen Li from Vermillion High School. The 2009 Yankton Medical Clinic, P.C. High School Scholarship recipients are: Kala Rucktaeschel –Avon High School and McKayla Fritz – Creighton High School.  The 2009 Yankton Medical Clinic, P.C. Medical Professional Scholarship recipient is: Joshua Wenande-Mount Marty College Nursing Program.  The 2009 Yankton Medical Clinic, P.C. Medical Student Scholarship recipient is: Carrissa Pietz. The Yankton Medical Clinic wishes the award winners and all of the applicants great success and good wishes in their future endeavors. Questions regarding the Yankton Medical Clinic Scholarship Program should be directed to your local high school guidance counselor or the marketing department at the clinic.

Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>