Doris Aycock Endowed Scholarship in Pre-Nursing

 

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Established in June 2007 by Dr. Byron Aycock in memory of his wife, Doris. The scholarship is awarded to both part-time and full-time Cameron University students enrolled as pre-nursing majors.

Scholarship Criteria

  1. Recipient must have attained sophomore status, have declared a  pre-nursing major and remain committed to a career in nursing.
  2. Recipient must have a cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) of  3.0 or better to receive the scholarship for the first semester of  award.
  3. Recipient must achieve a 3.0 GPA or better during the first  semester of award to receive the scholarship for the second  semester.
  4. Once appointed, a recipient may retain the scholarship, at the  discretion of the Scholarship Committee, until he or she  completes their pre-nursing program providing the recipient is  enrolled in successive semesters, meets the 3.0 GPA criterion for  retention and remains committed to a career in nursing, however,  no student will receive more than six semesters of scholarship  support.
  5. Financial need will be a significant selection criterion.  For part- time students, evidence of being gainfully employed to assist in  meeting their educational goals will be favorably considered.