Dr. Albert and Carol Cross Award NCMC Foundation Allied Health Scholarships

Dr. Albert and Carol Cross Award NCMC Foundation Allied Health Scholarships


November 1, 2019

Dr. Albert and Carol Cross Award NCMC Foundation Allied Health Scholarships

Prior to the Dr. Albert & Vera Cross Hall 10th anniversary open house, $45,000 in Allied Health scholarships were announced by the North Central Missouri College Foundation.  Mr. Mitch Holder, NCMC Dean of Instruction, made the announcements with scholarship donors, student recipients, and guests in attendance.  Forty-four scholarships were announced with award amounts ranging from $5000 to $300 awarded to 34 recipients. 

The Cross Allied Health Scholarship is awarded to first and second-year nursing students who excel in the program started by Dr. Albert D. and Carol Cross. The Cross scholarship is $500 and renewable for a second semester. Recipients for the Trenton Program Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) are Sophia Beaird – Trenton, Abigail Burns – Saint Joseph,  Alexei Dickerson – Chillicothe,  Kali Harrison – Shelbyville,  April Jackson – Shelbyville,  Audra Lee – Winigan, Cheyenne Peterson – New Boston, Alison Phillips – Marceline,  Kylei Lamp – Trenton (Online ADN).

Trenton Program Practical Nursing Recipients are Skylar Adkison – Hamilton, Claire Anthony – Trenton, Courtney Clifton – Trenton, Melody Grooms – Princeton, Shanon Harper – Trenton, Metaija Johnson – Trenton, Raelee Kemp – Brookfield, Shelby May – Trenton, Vanessa Olivo – Trenton, Lauren Price – Chillicothe, Haley Pruitt – Bethany, Lyndi Schlueter – Bogard, GraceAnn Wheeler – Mission KS, April Whipple – Princeton.

All NCMC Foundation Allied Health Scholarship recipients are to be full-time students or enrolled in all available hours and required to submit a thank you letter to be provided to the scholarship donor.  Many of the scholarships are renewable for a second semester provided that the recipient maintains full-time enrollment and achieves at 2.5 GPA.

For additional information on the NCMC Foundation or establishing a scholarship, please contact the NCMC Development Office at 660-357-6403 or aendicott@mail.ncmissouri.edu

Photos: Left to Right
ADN Scholarship: Front Row:  Alexei Dickerson,  Dr. Albert D. Cross, Mrs. Carol Cross, Kali Harrison Back Row: Audra Lee, Kylei Lamp, Sophia Beaird, April Jackson, Cheyenne Peterson
PN Scholarship 1: Shelby May, Dr. Albert D. Cross, Skyler Adkison, Mrs. Carol Cross, Lauren Price
PN Scholarship 2: Vanessa Olivo, Dr. Albert D. Cross, Mrs. Carol Cross, Metaija Johnson

PN Scholarship 3: Dr. Albert D. Cross, Shanon Harper, Mrs. Carol Cross