It’s Scholarship & Award Application Time for 2019

SCSRC Scholarships 2019

The SCSRC is accepting nominations for 2019 Practitioners of the Year in Education, Clinical, and Leadership. We are also seeking to recognize one Department of the Year. The SCSRC would like to award three (3) scholarships to Entry-Level students in a Respiratory Care program within the state of South Carolina. Lastly, we are excited to award two (2) Trish Blakely Higher Education scholarships this year.

The SCSRC is excited to announce a new Practitioner of the Year in honor of the late Garrett Galloway named Garrett Galloway Outpatient Leadership. Focus on Respiratory Care Leaders in outpatient PFT labs, post-acute and long term rehabilitation facilities, home care and DME, pulmonary rehab, sleep, and LTACH. Please, spread the word and nominate a colleague for this honor.

These awards and scholarships will be presented at the Annual Business Meeting during the Annual SCSRC Conference in Myrtle Beach, SC. This year’s conference is scheduled for September 3-6, 2019.

If you would like to nominate your department, colleague, or you qualify for one of the scholarships, please download the appropriate application, complete it and submit it to The deadline for all of these applications is June 1, 2019.

We are excited to recognize your department and RTs for their amazing work, while supporting SC’s future RTs. We cannot wait to hear from you!

Scholarship & Awards Applications (open PDF and download)

2019 SCSRC Dept of the Year Award

2019 SCSRC Practitioners of the Year Award

2019 SCSRC Entry Level Student Scholarship App_Packet

2019 SCSRC Trish Blakely Higher Education Recognition Award

SCSRC 2018 Awards and Scholarships Announced!

The SCSRC Board and Scholarship Committee are excited to announce the 2018 Awards and Scholarships. Thank you to all who applied this year, as we recognize your commitment to the profession and your education. Awards will be formally given to the recipients at the annual business meeting at lunchtime on Wednesday Sept. 5, 2018 at the SCSRC Annual Conference in Myrtle Beach, SC where we hope you will join us in congratulating the following award recipients:

2 Trish Blakely Higher Education Scholarship Winners of $500 and Free Conference Attendance

Karen Simmons, BSRT, RRT-NPS, RPFT – works in Pulmonary Functions Lab – Medical University of South Carolina – Karen is working on her Masters of Public Health from Columbia Southern University

Erin Mosley, RRT-NPS – works as Adult Respiratory Care Clinical Specialist – Palmetto Health Richland – Erin is working on her BSRT from Newberry College

3 Entry-Level Scholarship Winners of $400 and 1 free day of Conference

Keri Steen – Greenville Technical College – Essay on Stem Cell Treatment for COPD

Kensley Bishop – Piedmont Technical College – PowerPoint on Asthma

Karen Kulp – Piedmont Technical College – PowerPoint on Asthma

South Carolina Society for Respiratory Care