SMCC Student Receives Spring 2017 MS Nurses’ Foundation School Nursing Scholarship.
Southwest Mississippi Community College’s Associate Degree Nursing student Timothy Foster of Meadville was the recipient of the Spring 2017 MS Nurses’ Foundation School Nursing Scholarship. Dr. Melissa Temple (pictured far right), SMCC Director of Nursing, along with Rosalyn Howard (pictured far left), Executive Director of MS Nurses Foundation, and Erica Myers, Associate Degree Nursing instructor, presented Timothy Foster with the Mississippi Nurses Foundation Emma Burdonne Young School of Nursing Scholarship. The scholarship is awarded to a third semester SMCC ADN student who has exhibited leadership, scholarship, and community involvement. Timothy Foster’s scholarship money was raised through the MS Nurses Foundation Dinner theater fundraiser held at SMCC in September. Proceeds from the fundraiser went towards area nursing scholarships.