Physician Assistant Major Awarded Scholarship

Posted: July 27, 2012

Gannon University student Brittany A. Mong has been awarded a scholarship from the Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Pennsylvania (AICUP).

Mong was one of seven recipients of a $2,500 McLean Scholarship for Physician Assistant and Nursing majors. The scholarship is limited to sophomores, juniors and seniors and is for the 2012-2013 academic year.

Mong, of Franklin, Pa., is the daughter of Ken and Areta Mong and is a graduate of Franklin Area High School. She is a senior physician assistant major at Gannon.

The McLean scholarships are made possible by The McLean Contributionship, Bryn Mawr, Pa. The Contributionship makes grants in support of education as well as to help “promising young people develop their talents.”

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