Jess Parrish Medical Foundation (JPMF) offers several scholarship and grant opportunities.
The Karla Foster, RN, Memorial Nursing Scholarship
Established by her husband Doug, in loving memory of Karla Foster, a professional nurse at Parrish Medical Center (PMC) for more than 22 years. Karla was tragically killed on September 11, 2006 by a hit & run driver. Scholarship applicants must be residents of North Brevard County, be accepted into a nursing program (LPN program acceptable along with other disciplines for transition program), and possess a 3.0 or better grade point average. Contact PMC Human Resources at 321-268-6155 for more information.
The deadline for the 2014 Karla Foster scholarship has passed. Please visit this site again in July 2015 for the new application.
JPMF Medical Scholarships
In recognition of the generous support given to the Jess Parrish Medical Foundation by members of the community, JPMF Medical Scholarships are available. Scholarships will be awarded to graduating high school seniors who reside in the North Brevard County District and who are planning a career in the medical field. The 2015 medical scholarship deadline is Friday, March 13.
Jess Parrish Medical Foundation is dedicated to supporting and enhancing healthcare outreach, patient care, rehabilitation, and wellness services that contribute to a better quality of life for citizens in North Brevard. As such, JPMF awards grants to community organizations whose purpose and mission is consistent with and compatible and supportive of Parrish Medical Center. The 2015 community grant deadlines are March 2, May 25 and August 24.
Apply for a Grant