2012 Dr Kewal Mahajan Scholarship Recipients Selected

Dr Mahajan

Dr Kewal Mahajan has been part of the Mercy St Charles Family since October 1978 and has been giving back to the employees at St Charles by generously funding scholarships for over 10 years. He is the current Medical Director of Continuing Medical Education for Mercy St Charles and Mercy St Vincent. Dr Mahajan has also served as former Chief of Staff and a St Charles Foundation Board Member, in addition to serving in many other capacities.

The Dr Kewal Mahajan Scholarship is awarded to eligible children of Mercy St Charles employees. For the 2012 scholarships, over 13 outstanding applications were received after thorough review by the scholarship committee, Joshya Vance and Trevor McLargin were selected as the top two applicants.

Joshua graduated this past spring from Eastwood High School with a GPA of 3.095 and plans on attending Owens Community College this fall. His goal is to pursue a career in surgical technology. Joshua has been a volunteer to his community and aslo a volunteer at Mercy St Charles Hospital.

Trevor recently graduated with honors from Genoa High School with a GPA of 3.671 and will be attending Bowling Green State University. Trevor plans on following in his mother's footsteps by pursuing a degree in nursing. Trevor was very active throughout high school with his extra-curricular activities ranging from volunteering to several varsity sports.

Thanks to Dr Mahajan's generosity, both Joshua and Trevor received a check for $750.

From Mercy St Charles Foundation Focus, Summer 2012