District 17 presents check to HCC for
Margaret Nixon, left, with
District 17 of the North Carolina Nursesí Association and
Dr. Mary Davis, president of District 17, recently presented
a check to Halifax Community College President, Dr. Ervin V.
Griffin, Sr. to go towards the organizationís scholarship.
The District 17 Nursing Scholarship #2 assists qualified
second-year nursing students in earning the associate degree
in nursing at HCC. Recipients must complete the first level
of the nursing program at HCC, maintain a 2.5 grade point
average, demonstrate commitment to complete the program, and
provide a letter from a nursing faculty member attesting to
the studentís positive attitude, work ethic, leadership
qualities, professionalism and community involvement. The
scholarship was established in 2004.