2020 Professional Scholarship Recipients

The Foundation’s professional scholarship program helps radiologic science professionals meet financial obligations to return to school for completion of a degree or to obtain additional certification. This year’s professional scholarship recipients are:

Siemens Clinical Advancement Scholarship ($5,000 each)

This scholarship is made possible by a generous grant from Siemens Healthineers.

  • Sarina Aamold
  • Teresa Fava
  • Angela Bonanno
  • Courtney Robins

Varian Proton Medical Dosimetry Scholarship ($5,000 each)

Made possible by a generous grant from Varian Medical Systems.

  • Bezawit Ayalneh
  • Benjamin Thomas
  • Carli Doerr
  • Mayankkumar Amin
  • Anthony Frankenfield
  • Nancy Betts

Varian Radiation Therapy Advancement Scholarship ($5,000 each)

Created in honor of Eileen McCullough and made possible by a generous grant from Varian Medical Systems.

  • Robert Hayward
  • Ryan Mueller
  • Stephanie Rodriguez
  • Martin Whiting
  • Michelle Lin
  • Allison Watson
  • Kimberly Kelly
  • Megan Bachman
  • Sharnese Hall
  • Julia Tran
  • Kacey Mendyk

Bob Cassling Memorial Scholarship ($4,000 each)

Created in memory of Bob Cassling.

  • Kayla Gilman
  • Erin Lessen

Professional Advancement Scholarship ($1,200-$2,500 each)

Made possible by generous donations to the ASRT Foundation and a grant from ASRT’s JobBank® partner, Community Brands.

  • Cherish Parham
  • Benjamin Enyinnaya
  • Eric Hertenstein
  • Anna Crellin
  • Kelly Gutowski
  • Hayley Bollin
  • Cassie Leaf

Parsons Degree Achievement Scholarship ($2,000 each)

Named in memory of former ASRT Foundation Chairman Cathy Parsons and made possible by donations to the ASRT Foundation and a generous grant from the ASRT.

  • Laurie McGann
  • Latasha Hill
  • Pamela DelFrate
  • Nicole Gagliano
  • Blair Cooper-Flotard
  • Ryan Quirindongo
  • Elsa Calderon
  • Katelyn Tucker

Joy and Jordan Renner Educator Scholarship ($1,000 each)

Made possible by a generous donation from Joy and Jordan Renner.

  • Katherine Peak

Philip W. Ballinger Scholarship ($1,000 each)

Made possible by a generous donation from Phil Ballinger, Ph.D., R.T.(R), FASRT.

  • Hong Mai
  • Daniel Edwards
  • Jessica Church

Radiation Therapy Pioneers Scholarship ($1,000)

Made possible by a generous donation by Elaine Chin, B.S., R.T.(T), CMD, and Steven Hardy, M.S., R.T.(R)(T)(CT), CMD.

  • Madolyn Wenn

James and Stephanie Johnston Journey Scholarship ($500)

Made possible by a generous donation from James Johnston, Ph.D., R.T.(R)(CV), FASRT, and Stephanie Johnston, M.S.R.S., R.T.(R)(M)(BD)(BS), FASRT.

  • Susan Neimic

Marie L.A. Racine Scholarship ($500)

Made possible by a generous donation from Marie L.A. Racine, M.S.R.S., R.T.(R)(T).

  • Keely Alger

 


2020 Entry-level Scholarship Recipients

The entry-level scholarship program provides financial support for outstanding students working to complete a radiologic technology or radiation therapy educational program. This year’s entry-level scholarship recipients are:

Elekta Radiation Therapy Scholarship ($5,000 each)

Made possible by a generous grant from Elekta.

  • Amber Tucker
  • Brandon Le
  • Aerion Olive-Coates
  • Katelyn Huerth

Royce Osborn Minority Student Scholarship ($4,000 each)

Made possible by a generous grant from the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists and donations from our patrons.

  • Cassandra Wade
  • Philip Chang
  • Celeste Colon
  • Heather Mowell
  • Tammy Okabayashi

Jerman-Cahoon Student Scholarship ($2,500 each)

Created in honor of Edward Jerman and John Cahoon and made possible by support from ASRT Foundation patrons and a generous grant from the ASRT.

  • Mary Szatkowski
  • Thomas Hanley
  • Lindsey Thacker
  • Clif Wooten
  • Maggie Murrell
  • Elizabeth Everett-Wetta
  • Mahbod Koshkbaghi
  • Diana Pouliot

Jorge A. Casañas Hispanic Scholarship ($1,000)

Made possible by a generous donation from Jorge A. Casanas, M.Ed., R.T.(R)(CV)(QM).

  • Alondra Rodriguez

Richard S. Kay Endowed Scholarship ($500 each)

Made possible by a generous donation by Richard Kay, Ph.D., R.T.(R)(M), FASRT, CRadP, MSRP.

  • Camryn Palmer
  • Brianna Vossen

Scholarship recipients submitted applications and were selected based on evidence of commitment, leadership, achievement and financial need. The Foundation's Scholarship Review Committee evaluated scholarship applications and provided recommendations to the Board of Trustees. Recipients were then approved by the Board of Trustees.