The Petersburg Medical Center Foundation awarded Margaret Hunter a $10,000 scholarship after a unanimous vote by the hospital board.
Hunter is currently enrolled at Montana State University in the Montana Medical Laboratory Science Program.
The Norma J. Tenfjord Scholarship is awarded to Petersburg residents who agree on coming back to town and working at PMC after receiving their education. Recipients must work for two years at PMC or pay the scholarship amount back with 8 percent interest.
There was some concern during the meeting whether or not a position in the lab would be available...