The Nantucket Cottage Hospital announced their 2023 Beinecke Scholarship recipients Thursday afternoon, with 38 island students and residents who are pursuing education and training in medical and healthcare fields walking away with scholarships that together, add up to $50,000.
The scholarship applications are open to graduates of Nantucket High School, residents of the island, and employees of Nantucket Cottage Hospital. The scholarship fund was created by the late Nantucket businessman and civic leader Walter Beinecke, Jr. in the 1950s.
Below are the 2023 Beinecke Scholarship recipients:
Edwin Alexis Mancia Castro
Leticia Duval Camilo
Diane Sophia King
Tatiana Quijada Lemus
Maria Silva Marchi
Adisson Masiel Pineda Perez
Teresa Erin Schrader
Nathalia Elizabeth Tobar Tejada