We are pleased to announce our 2017 AL-HAC Graduate Nursing Award Program recipients!
The purpose of the Alabama Health Action Coalition (AL-HAC) Award Program is to help Alabama nurses pursue a graduate degree in nursing. AL-HAC promotes academic progression for nurses and works to minimize barriers to nursing education and seamless academic progression at every level of nursing education. For the first time, AL-HAC has had the opportunity to award scholarships to Alabama residents enrolled in a graduate degree nursing program. Nine $500 scholarships were awarded throughout the state.
The following are our recipients and graduate school they current attend:
Jeanny Riley – Jacksonville State University
Newton Tinsley – Samford University
Kim Diegan – Spring Hill College
Latonda Paymon – Troy University
Lauren Wehunt – University of Alabama at Birmingham
Marla Byrum – University of Alabama at Huntsville
Melissa Carruth – The University of Alabama
Scarlett Davis – University of North Alabama
Allison Aguilar – University of South Alabama
Again, congratulations to our 2017 award program recipients!