June 27, 2022 — Pacific Dental Services (PDS) Foundation has announced the recipients of the Dr. Carolyn Ghazal Dental Assistant Scholarship.

More than $40,000 was awarded to 10 dental assisting students from across the U.S. to cover their tuition expenses. The scholarships are awarded based on financial need, heart for service, career aspirations, and other criteria. Since the start of 2022, the foundation has awarded more than $120,000 to 27 dental assisting students in 12 states.

The following are the recipients:

  • Kelly Armstrong, Izella Campos, Zakeriah Jacobs, Tylee Johnson, Elizabeth Miller, and Claudia Young, of Concorde Career College
  • Kimberley Do and Maria Jessy Rose Jimenez, of Carrington College
  • Bethany Morrow, of PIMA Medical Institute
  • Zolangel Rodriguez, of Atlantic Technical College