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CVS Donates $5,000 for SWOSU College of Pharmacy Scholarships
January 10, 2008
CVS Corporation recently donated $5,000 to the Southwestern Oklahoma State University College of Pharmacy in Weatherford to fund five $1,000 pharmacy student scholarships.
"On behalf of the students who benefit from the scholarships, we thank CVS for the generous gift”, said David Ralph, associate dean of the SWOSU College of Pharmacy. “Our College of Pharmacy is most appreciative for the continued support of CVS with their annual scholarship donations."
Scholarship recipients are selected by the College of Pharmacy Awards Committee. Various criteria, including scholastic achievement, financial need, leadership, professionalism, service, professional standing and/or career interests, are associated with each scholarship and applied during the selection process.
The College of Pharmacy at SWOSU is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education, the accrediting agency for colleges of pharmacy in the United States, and is a member of the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy. Ralph said the SWOSU College of Pharmacy continues to maintain a tradition of excellence in pharmacy education.