University of Rio Grande Receives Fruth Scholarship Funds

October 8th, 2012 by fruthpharmacy
Jodie Bissell, Fruth Corporate employee and mother of Fruth Scholarship recipient Darci Bissell, joins Annette Ward from Rio Grande as Lynne Fruth, President of Fruth Pharmacy presents the check to the University of Rio Grande.

Jodie Bissell, Fruth Corporate employee and mother of Fruth Scholarship recipient Darci Bissell, joins Annette Ward from Rio Grande as Lynne Fruth, President of Fruth Pharmacy presents the check to the University of Rio Grande.

POINT PLEASANT, W. Va, (September 11, 2012) – The University of Rio Grande recently received a renewal donation from Fruth Pharmacy for two scholarships.

The first scholarship was established in memory of Henry and Marjorie Fruth in 1986. This scholarship is to help students from Mason, Gallia, or Meigs County attend The University of Rio Grande. Students must be in good academic standing. Any major of study can apply for the scholarship.

The second scholarship was named for Fruth Pharmacy founders Jack and Frances Fruth. The Jack and Frances Fruth Scholarship was established in 1992 to provide educational funds to a Fruth Pharmacy employee or dependent to attend The University of Rio Grande. Recipients must maintain a 2.5 GPA during their course of study. Any major of study is encouraged to apply.

This year’s recipient of both the Henry & Marjorie Fruth and Jack and Frances Fruth Scholarships was Darci Bissell. Ms. Bissell is pursuing an education major.

Fruth Pharmacy has established scholarships at various colleges in the area. For more information or to apply for a scholarship, please visit www.fruthpharmacy.com/scholarships.html.


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