Kristin Runyon Memorial Scholarship


To support RN nursing education to benefit and enhance the professional skills of nurses serving the Greater Franklin County area.


Three scholarships of $3,000 each to underwrite tuition expenses only. Tuition award will be sent directly to recipient’s accredited educational institution to be applied directly to the student’s account.


June 30, 2020


  • Students who are currently enrolled in a full‐time registered nurse educational program.
  • Must have a minimum GPA of 2.8.
  • Must be a resident of Franklin County or reside within the Summit Health service delivery area.

Award Committee

A representative of the Runyon family, the Director of Patient Services, a Nurse Manager.


  • Applicants to submit a cover letter, scholarship application, official transcript, one academic and one clinical letter of reference. Additionally, applicants must have completed a hospital clinical rotation.
  • An invitation for a personal interview will be issued to the most qualified candidates. The award committee will notify candidates of their final selection.
  • WellSpan Chambersburg Hospital will send a check to the recipient’s educational institution, to be applied toward tuition expense only.


Mail Application To:
Summit Health Development Office
785 5th Ave Ste # 1
Chambersburg, PA 17201


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