Rebecca Harris Smith (RHS) stipened award is reserved for the LPN student whose profiles mirrors those of the ideals of Dr Rebecca Harris Smith- service, academia, perseverance, and demonstrates an explicit desire to further his/her educational level in nursing. Dr. Harris-Smith, launched her nursing career as an LPN during high school. Rebecca earned a Doctor of Education Degree in Higher Education Leadership, Nova Southeastern University Fort Lauderdale, FL; Master of Science in Nursing Degree, University of Phoenix, New Orleans, LA. In her former role as Dean of Southwest Louisiana Community College, Dr. Harris-Smith submitted a proposal and received approval from the Louisiana State Nurses Association for the LPN to RN Transition Program.
If you are interested in pursuing either of these scholarship awards please access the Scholarship link in this website and complete the application.