The purpose of the DiStasio Health Professions Scholarship is to provide an annual award to at least one scholarship applicant. The scholarship funds will be sent directly to the attending university, college, or certification program for the sole purpose of paying educational expenses. The current estimated value of the Scholarship is $1,000.00.
Each scholarship applicant must, at the time of the award:
- Be a senior in one of Suffolk, Virginia’s public or private high schools.
- Be enrolled, or committed to enroll, in a pre-medical college program.
- Demonstrate involvement in either school and community activities, or verification of employment.
- Have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or better.