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King/Smith Annual scholarship will help multiple students studying science

The Northwest Mississippi Community College Foundation recently accepted a $5,000 donation from Dr. James Smith for the Professor Bobby King and Dr. James Smith Annual Scholarship. The scholarship will award five $1,000 scholarships to students studying biology, chemistry and other sciences. (l-r) Patti Gordon, executive director of Institutional Advancement, King, Dr. Smith and Northwest President, […]

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Young receives scholarship for highest nursing average

The Northwest Mississippi Community College Division of Nursing annually receives a donation of $500 from a former student who is now a nurse educator. The recipient of the scholarship was nursing student Stephanie Young of Horn Lake, center. Young was chosen to receive the scholarship for the highest GPA in the nursing program. She is […]

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Nursing student receives Mississippi Nurses Foundation scholarship

Each year the Mississippi Nurse’s Foundation (MNF) awards a $1,000 scholarship to a sophomore nursing student who exhibits academic achievement, leadership qualities and involvement in student activities and community. This year’s recipient was Jennifer Davis of Horn Lake, second from left, who was selected by Northwest Faculty.  Davis is a member of Alpha Delta Nu […]

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Welding student first at Northwest to receive NTHS/SkillsUSA scholarship

 Northwest Mississippi Community College welding student Kayla Amagliani of Hernando, center, is the first Northwest student to receive the National Technical Honor Society (NTHS)/Skills USA Scholarship. The scholarship is awarded for “exhibiting academic achievement, dedication to excellence and demonstration of the seven founding attributes of the NTHS. Congratulating Amagliani are (l-r) Robin Douglas, assistant dean […]

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Northwest Foundation receives annual donation from BancorpSouth

Northwest Mississippi Community College President, Dr. Michael Heindl and Patti Gordon, executive director of Institutional Advancement recently accepted a contribution of $6,000 from BancorpSouth to the Northwest Foundation, designated for their “Share the Future” annual scholarships. BancorpSouth has a 20-year history of giving to Northwest, according to Gordon. Since 1999, they have given a total […]

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SecurTrust awards annual scholarships to Northwest students

Recently, Patti Gordon, executive director of Institutional Advancement at Northwest Mississippi Community College and Dr. Josh Filtz, assistant dean of DeSoto Center accepted a donation to the Northwest Foundation from Martha Rushing, president and CEO of SecurTrust Federal Credit Union in Southaven. According to Gordon, there will be two $500 annual scholarships awarded to Tate, […]

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Northwest Art Scholarship deadline set for March 25-28    

Students who wish to apply for art scholarships at Northwest Mississippi Community College are required to bring a portfolio of their work to Room 201 of the Art Building on the Senatobia campus, according to Lawayne House, art chair. The portfolios should be submitted Monday, March 25 – Thursday, March 28, House said. The portfolio […]

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Additional choral scholarship audition dates announced at Northwest

Additional choral scholarship audition dates have been announced at Northwest Mississippi Community College, according to Susanne VanDyke, director of Choral Activities. In addition to auditions held on March 1, the department will offer auditions at noon on Fridays, March 8 and March 22, April 5, 12 and 26, May 3 and 10 and by individual […]

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Joan Harris Pierce Endowment established at Northwest

The Joan Harris Pierce Endowed scholarship was established at Northwest Mississippi Community College in loving tribute to her life of service and distinction by her brothers and sisters Billy Harris, Nella Wicker, Barbara Wright, Doc Harris, Zada Malouf, Lola Robison, Wayne Harris and the late Jimmy Harris, all of whom attended Northwest. Pierce was born […]

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Skipper Nursing Endowment established at Northwest

The Beverly Skipper Endowment was recently established by the Northwest Mississippi Community College Nursing Department under the leadership of Dr. Denise Bynum, director of Nursing Instruction, with funds that were raised from the annual “Shoot for the Heart” fundraiser. In 1967, Skipper graduated from W. A. Higgins High School, with a high school diploma and […]

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