Camille Sneed Memorial Endowed Nursing Scholarship

In May of 2015, Registered Nurse, Camille Sneed, an OCC Nursing graduate passed away unexpectedly. Our goal is to bring a positive light to our nursing community after such a tragic loss. This financial scholarship will be granted to an OCC nursing student for educational expenditures. This fund will not only preserve Camille’s legacy, but it will continue to assist many future OCC nursing students.

To be eligible for this award, applicants:

  • MUST have completed a minimum of 20 credit hours of instruction at Oakland Community College.
  • MUST be in the Nursing (NUR.AASX, NUR.RNE.AASX.NUR.TPN.AAS or NUR.AAS) curriculum.
  • MUST be currently enrolled in at least 4.5 credit hours.
  • MUST have a minimum 3.0 cumulative grade point average.
  • MUST write an essay-theme to be determined annually by the Department of Nursing Scholarship Committee.
  • MUST be used for tuition, books, scrubs and other educational expenses.
  • 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.

Camille Sneed memorial (by her family and friends)
Department awarded scholarship