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2022 Provident Scholarship Recipients

Posted on August 18, 2022 View the blog

Cook County Health Foundation is pleased to announce that twenty scholarships were awarded to deserving students working toward health care careers. Recipients were recognized at an awards ceremony on August 2, 2022 at Provident Hospital. Thirteen of the students are seeking medical and dentistry degrees. Seven are working toward careers in allied health professions, such as nursing and radiology technology.

The recipients are:

Medical and Dental School

Yosra AnjemDentistry
Ambij BhatiaMedicine
Kari Bonner  Medicine
Michael DeekDentistry
Virdiana GodinezMedicine
Matthew Kim   Medicine
Tiayara Kirkwood  Medicine
Victoria Ogunniyi Medicine
Nana Efua Quianoo Medicine
Sai Krupa Rajaramseva Medicine
Zakauria Sharif Medicine
Sharmain Siddiqui Medicine
Andrew ZwijackMedicine

Allied Health Professions

Meleny Bahena MorenoRadiology Technician
Kammia Carroll   Nursing
Shanissa JohnsonRadiology Technician
Marie Ange Ngo NgimbousRadiology Technician
Chelsea OkoroaforNursing
Nitya Pati Nursing
Mirna Anahi Trujillo Radiology Technician

Cook County Health Foundation is funding the Allied Health scholarships while Cook County is funding the Professional Health scholarships. All are focused on increasing the presence of people from communities of color in health care roles.

We congratulate all of the scholarship recipients and look forward to working with them throughout the academic year.