This scholarship was established by Mr. Les Hicks in memory of his wife. Mrs. Iris Hicks was an exemplary and inspirational nurse and teacher that served her students in a variety of ways but her most important impact on them was her daily example of overcoming hardships while pursuing her goals.
What are the requirements to be considered for this scholarship?
- Academic Program: This scholarship is awarded to second-year nursing students.
- Financial Need: A student’s financial need is determined by the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
How can a student be considered for this scholarship?
Students must meet the requirements, complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and a separate application to be considered for this scholarship. The scholarship application is due in March each year. The scholarship application requires a letter of recommendation from a faculty member.
The deadline to apply for this scholarship for the 2021-2022 academic year has passed.