Thursday, July 14, 2016
Student Wins Scholarship
Meghavi Patel plans to attend McMaster University and become a doctor.
A graduate of Orillia Secondary School is the recipient of the Reid Family Scholarship.
Meghavi Patel will be attending McMaster University in Hamilton this September to study Life Sciences.
She plans to pursue medical school with hopes of becoming a doctor specializing in anesthesiology.
Patal did some volunteering and a co-op placement in her final high school semester at Orillia Soldiers' Memorial Hospital.
She will receive a total of $10,000 over four years towards her post-secondary education.
The Reid Family Scholarship assists students from Orillia and area who have had a desire to continue onto a postsecondary education, but do not have the financial structure to do so.