Ann Bowers Hurst Scholarship
Eligible: Continuing Dental Hygiene Students Only
Background and Purpose
The Ann Bowers Hurst Scholarship was established in 2012 through the Hot Springs Village Community Foundation by the estate of Mrs. Edith Bowers, in memory of Mrs. Bowers’ daughter, Mrs. Ann Bowers Hurst. A 1973 graduate of the dental hygiene program, Mrs. Hurst served as a dental hygienist in Little Rock for 34 years. She remained dedicated to the dental hygiene profession until her death in 2008.
Award Amount and Timing
Subject to the availability of funds the total annual award is to be determined to selected student. Scholarship award is as follows: the full amount of the award will be awarded during the spring enrollment.
- Currently enrolled rising senior student who will be enrolled on a full-time basis during the subsequent academic year.
- A minimum of a 3.0 program grade point average (pGPA).
- Documented Financial Need. All students applying for scholarships must also apply for financial aid if they have not done so already. Students are not required to accept the awarded loans, but a completed FAFSA is required to generate the aid report that officially documents the financial need of applicants. Please see the Student Financial Services website for more information.