Established by Mr. Vernon Walker in memory of his late wife Sherrell, who worked as an RN at Summersville Regional Medical Center for over 30 years. This scholarship is designated for students who are pursuing a career in health care and who reside in Nicholas County.
The Neighborhood Investment Program Scholarship was established to assist students attending New River Community and Technical College Mercer County Campus who demonstrate financial need.
Criteria of Selection
- Applicants must be enrolled in a minimum of 6 semester hours.
- Students must maintain a 2.5 grade point average.
- Applicants must demonstrate financial need and household income 125% below the federal poverty guideline.