The Eileen J. Smith, R. N. Memorial Scholarship

Jackson Community Foundation: The Eileen J. Smith, R. N. Memorial Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Resident of Jackson County, Michigan

  • Graduating high school senior, previous recipient, student already enrolled in and taking undergraduate classes, returning learner, student planning to attend graduate school, student already enrolled in graduate school, or student enrolled in the Jackson College Prison Education Initiative who has completed at least one semester and is housed in a Jackson County Corrections facility

  • Enrolled in an accredited college or university with a major in a medical profession

  • Enrolled part or full-time

  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher


Scholarship Award: Up to $1,000 for tuition, books, or other academic fees – notified in May if awarded


Deadline: Upon receipt of 250 completed applications or February 15,  2018, whichever comes first.

If you have questions, please contact the Jackson Community Foundation at 517-787-1321 or the College & Career Access Center at 517-990-0671.