Two CCCTC Practical Nursing Students Receive Scholarships

2018 Lena Smith Owens Scholarship Award

The Lena Smith Owens Scholarship was recently presented to two students who are currently enrolled in the Clearfield County Career and Technology Center’s Practical Nursing Program.  The recipients were Morgan McDermott from the part-time program and Kristin Westover from the full-time program.  The scholarship, which was established in 1983 by Hazen Owens of Glen Richey in memory of his mother, Lena Smith Owens, is awarded annually to two students who display traditional nursing qualities by being trustworthy, dependable, cooperative, cultured and caring.  Pictured from left are Morgan McDermott, Deborah Thomas from CNB Bank Trust Department and Kristin Westover. To learn more about the opportunities in the Practical Nursing program, visit us at