Cynthia Nishimura of Ravenden Springs was awarded the Summer 2019 Mary Sallee Single Parent Scholarship. Nishimura is the mother of Eryn Austin. She is seeking a degree in nursing.
A total of $1400.00 was awarded to four BRTC students for the 2019 summer semesters through the Mary Sallee Single Parent Scholarship (MSSPS).
The Mary Sallee Single Parent Scholarship (MSSPS) is a scholarship for single parents, made possible by sub-grants and matching donations from ADHE, United Way and Entergy, along with the help of various fundraising events and contributions by BRTC faculty and staff.
To qualify, individuals must be residents of Randolph County, Arkansas, a high school graduate or equivalent, a single head of household, pursing an undergraduate course of study, and meet certain income guidelines. Scholarship amounts vary depending on if the recipient is a full-time or part-time student.
For application deadlines or further information contact Janna Guthrey or Vickie French at 870-248-4000.