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The University of Maryland University College, Yellow Ribbon Fund and the Blewitt Foundation honored the first recipients of a new national scholarship for caregivers of wounded warriors.

Three caregivers, including Danielle Kelly, were awarded full scholarships to UMUC from the Pillars of Strength Scholarship Fund.

Kelly's boyfriend, Taylor Morris, became a quadruple amputee when he stepped on an improvised explosive device in Afghanistan on May 3, 2012. Kelly has remained by his side as a caregiver at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center.

The couple's photos from a website set up to update family and friends on his recovery ended up on YouTube and went viral with more than 300,000 views.

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