Piedmont Tech Students awarded Heydel Respiratory Therapy Scholarship

SRH Awards Respiratory Therapy Scholarship

Pictured from left are scholarship recipient, Jonathan Riddle, retired Self Regional CEO, John Heydel, and scholarship recipient, Breon Hunter.

(Greenwood, S.C., June 11, 2015) — Two Piedmont Technical College students have been awarded scholarships to assist with their respiratory therapy studies.

Breon Hunter of Laurens and Jonathan Riddle of Ware Shoals are first-year program recipients of a M. John and Drenda Heydel Respiratory Therapy Scholarship, and have received $1000 each in scholarship funds.

The $1,000 annual scholarship is available to first and second year students enrolled in the Respiratory Therapy program at Piedmont Technical College and is named in honor of former Self Regional Healthcare President and CEO, John Heydel, and his wife. Heydel is a former respiratory therapist.

The first year scholarship is awarded each spring and the second year scholarship is awarded each fall.