Questions about the Scholarship Program?
- Send an email to the committee
- Call and leave a voicemail at 301-774-8840
This year, the Women’s Board provided $90,000 in scholarships for the 2019-2020 school year, awarding 55 qualified high school, undergraduate and graduate degree students in all areas of health care.
Congratulations to the 2019 Women’s Board Scholarship Program Award Recipients:
We would like to recognize the award recipients who received their fourth scholarship award this year. Congratulations to Brian Flatter, Melissa Hewitt, Renyta Scales, Alana Schrecengost, and Rachel Zemel.
Congratulations to Peter W. Monge Scholarship of Excellence from the Women’s Board Recipient: Rachel Zemel
Rachel Zemel won the fourth annual Peter W. Monge Scholarship of Excellence from the Women’s Board which recognizes one individual that exemplifies excellence in Leadership, Community Service and the Healthcare Field.
Scholarship Recognition Luncheon
On Tuesday, June 11, the Women’s Board hosted a luncheon to recognize the award recipients. Please enjoy photos from the event.
Awarding Qualified Scholars for Over 60 Years
In 1957, the Jean Bird Scholarship Program was created, named after the wife of Dr. Jacob Wheeler Bird, the founder of Montgomery County General Hospital, now MedStar Montgomery Medical Center. A memorial fund established to provide scholarships to those interested in pursuing careers in the nursing. In 1969, the Women's Board assumed responsibility for the scholarship fund and has continued to award honorable students each year.
Information about the 2020 Women’s Board Scholarship Program will be available in December of 2019. If you have any questions or concerns, please email [email protected] or leave a message at 301-774-8840.