Alumni Mentor Scholarships Awarded

St. George’s University Welcomes Class of 11 Scholarship Recipients

In the Spring 2014 term, St. George’s University welcomed 11 recipients of the esteemed Alumni Mentor Scholarship, a partial-tuition scholarship awarded to entering students who have been nominated by an SGU alum. Nominees must demonstrate the commitment and dedication necessary to achieve academic success and the passion and drive to become a physician.  Alumni whose applicant is chosen to receive a scholarship will be the guest of SGU to witness their future doctor’s entrance into the medical profession at the White Coat Ceremony in Grenada.

For more information or to nominate a promising student for an Alumni Mentor Scholarship, visit The deadline for nominations for the August 2014 class is June 1, 2014. For the January 2015 class, submissions must be submitted no later than November 1, 2014.

Entering Student Hometown Alumni Mentor SGU Class
Spencer Bonnerup Albert Lea, MN Dr. Joseph Rybar MD, ‘08
Zachary Burkhart Chandler, AZ Dr. Michael Herion MD, ‘98
Kyle Cabison Hilo, HI Dr. James Van Natta MD, ‘00
Kristie Dangerfield Schenectady, NY Dr. Lea Becker DVM, ‘05
Mary George La Crosse, WI Dr. Micah Chan MD, ‘02
Sabrina Harrell San Jose, CA Dr. Angela Lumba-Brown MD, ‘06
Michel Khoury Stockton, CA Dr. George Khoury MD, ‘84
Chijioke Onyekwelu Missouri City, TX Dr. Jessica Best MD, ‘12
Valeria Ripa Hallandale Beach, FL Dr. Timur Urakov MD, ‘12
Ryan Rossos Parma, OH Dr. Nita Bhatt MPH, ‘05, MD, ‘11
Anna Trtchounian La Crescenta, CA Dr. Tuong Ta MD, ‘13