Janice Simmons Memorial Endowed Nursing Scholarship

The Janice Simmons Memorial Endowed Scholarship was established to recognize scholastic achievement, encourage continued progress, and provide financial assistance to students pursuing a Nursing degree.

Criteria
To be eligible for this award, applicants:

  • MUST have completed a minimum of 8 credit hours of instruction at Oakland Community College. Transfer credit hours are counted toward a maximum of eligibility.
  • MUST have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.8
  • MUST be enrolled and accepted into the Nursing program
  • MUST be a U.S. Citizen
  • MUST demonstrate qualities of leadership (Requires written documentation of demonstrated skills; short essay or letter (s) of recommendation)
  • MUST demonstrate financial need (determined by OCC Office of Financial Assistance and Scholarships)
  • MUST be a resident of Oakland County
  • MUST use for tuition and books
  • MUST write a thank-you letter to the donor.
  • MUST NOT be an OCC employee or family member receiving tuition reimbursement
  • MUST NOT be a College guest student, high school guest student or high school dual enrolled student

Renewal criteria: This scholarship can be renewed if recipient still meets criteria. Renewal is subject to funding availability.

Donor
Janice Simmons memorial (by her family and friends)
Award
Department awarded scholarship
Deadline
09/04/2020