Scholarships are available for TCC hospice members for any educational opportunity offered by The Carolinas Center for up to $1,000/recipient. Award decisions are based on information contained in the scholarship application.
Each scholarship can be used to cover registration fees and travel expenses and will be granted upon receipt of expense report and receipts.
In order to apply for this scholarship, your employer must be a hospice member of The Carolinas Center.
Online applications must be completed by December 15th each year. All scholarships will be awarded by December 31st for use during the next calendar year.
Scholarships are non-transferable and must be used by the winner. Scholarships must be used during the calendar year following the December they are awarded. Any unused portion of the scholarship will be rolled back into the scholarship fund.
Funds will be awarded upon submission of the required expense form with the appropriate receipts from the meeting or event the winner attends. When registering for an event please submit the registration form to Tara Stewart at firstname.lastname@example.org and write “Scholarship” in the payment section.
2019 Scholarship WinnersHannah Boyd, MSW, LCSWA, Hospice Social Worker, Hospice and Palliative Care of Alamance-Caswell
Rev. Carolyn Burrus, MDiv., Hospice Home Chaplain, Hospice and Palliative Care of Alamance-Caswell
Elizabeth Cutshall, LMSW, Spartanburg Regional Hospice
Gwendolyn “Victoria” Thompson, BSN, RN, Hospice and Palliative Care of Greensboro
Lisa Nesbitt, MSN, RN, Education Coordinator, Hospice and Palliative Care of Iredell County
Heather Thornburg, MSN, RN, Quality & Compliance, Hospice Care of the Lowcountry
Eniris Riddick, MPA, Manager of Volunteer Services, Trellis Supportive Care
Beth Taylor, BSN, CRRN, RN, Corporate Compliance Officer/Director of Quality, Hospice of Randolph County, Inc.
Joshua McCullough, RN, Case Manager, UNC Home Hospice
Kimberly Setzer, MSW, LCSWA, Bereavement Coordinator, Caldwell Hospice and Palliative Care
Sarah McNulty, MSW, LCSW, Social Worker, Hospice and Palliative Care of Alamance-Caswell
2018 Scholarship WinnersStacy Baker, BSW, Social Worker/Counselor, Hospice Cleveland County
Jodi Belcher, RN, HC-BC, Nursing Team Lead, Hospice and Palliative Care Iredell County
Jennifer Everhart, RN, CHPN, Director of Clinical Services, Hospice of Davidson County
Amanda Hill, BSW, Social Worker/Counselor, Hospice Cleveland County
Deborah Hoopes, Volunteer Manager, Lutheran Hospice
Jessica Lesesne, RN, CHPN, Nurse Case Manager, Friends of Caroline Hospice
Jessica Mims, BSW, CHP-SW, Director of Family Services, Richmond County Hospice
Marnie Shotwell, RN, CHPN, Hospice and Palliative Care Center of Alamance-Caswell
Janet Stirewalt, BSN, RN, CHPN, RN Coordinator, Carolinas Healthcare System
Selene Teague, BSW, Outreach Provider Representative, Mountain Valley Hospice and Palliative Care
Tanya Williams, BSW, Bereavement Coordinator, Scotland Regional Hospice, Laurinburg, NC
2017 Scholarship WinnersAmy Baker, Quality and Compliance Coordinator, Hospice Care of the Lowcountry
Vickie A. Casey, LCSW, Social Worker, Hospice & Palliative Care Center of Alamance-Caswell
Christine Dellinger, BA, Bereavement Team Leader, Hospice & Palliative CareCenter
Tonya Jordan, LPN, Executive Director, Hospice of Pamlico County
Rudolf Harald Petrini, MA, LPC, NCC, Bereavement Counselor, Hospice & Palliative Care Center of Alamance-Caswell
Carolyn Roberts, CHPNA, Hospice of Laurens County
Denny R. Stegall, RN, CHPN, Hospice Nurse, Hospice of Union County
Jessica Thrasher, Hospice Department Secretary, Roper St. Francis Hospice
Rhiannon Vaughan, RN, Hospice/Home Health Supervisor, Madison Home Care & Hospice
Ginger Wilson, RN, Director, Madison Home Care and Hospice
2016 Scholarship WinnersBrandi Anthony, MSW, Hospice and Palliative Care of Iredell County, Statesville, NC
Anne Batten, LCSW, Hospice & Palliative Care of Greensboro, Greensboro, NC
Krista Haynes, Hospice of Cleveland County, Shelby, NC
Dawn Jenkins, RN, CCM, CHWC, FCN, Hospice of Davidson County, Lexington, NC
Nora Jenkins, RN, McLeod Hospice of Pee Dee, Florence SC
Ashley Thompson, Hospice and Palliative Care of Alamance-Caswell, Burlington, NC
Kara Thompson, RN, BSN, Hospice of Davidson County, Lexington, NC
Tina VonCannon, Hospice of Randolph County, Asheboro, NC
Rev. Lara Wheless, MDiv, Ark Hospice, Greenville, SC