Alyssa Bettinger was recently awarded a $10,000 scholarship from the Destin Rotary Scholarship Fund. She maintained a 4.38 weighted GPA and was deemed a Summa Cum Laude honor graduate. Bettinger will attend Florida State University to pursue a career as a nurse anesthetist.

With a strong passion for humanitarian projects, she exemplifies the Rotary mission to travel worldwide to help those less fortunate as a traveling nurse.

“My educational objective and dream is to enter the medical field as a nurse and leave my footprint on the world where ever I go,” she said.