Phillips Nursing scholarship recipients announced

By Kitsey E. Burns

June 8, 2014

The Yadkin County Community Foundation (YCCF) Advisory Board announced the recipients of the Hubert Lewis and Pearl Shermer Phillips Scholarship for 2014. This year’s winners are Ashlyn Vestal, a senior at Forbush High School, and Katelyn Harrell, a graduate of Forbush and a rising sophomore at Appalachian State University.

The Phillips Scholarship was established in 2007 to support Yadkin County residents pursuing a career in nursing. Since 2007, the Phillips Scholarship has awarded nine scholarships totaling nearly $12,000. The NC Community Foundation (NCCF) manages the Phillips Scholarship and selections are made by the Yadkin County Community Foundation’s Scholarship Committee.