Sheridan Selected for OFTC’s Sterrett ADN Nursing Scholarship
Anna Sheridan of Union Point is enrolled in Oconee Fall Line Technical College’s (OFTC) Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) Bridge Program and was recently selected by the OFTC Foundation, Inc. as the recipient of the Sterrett ADN Nursing Scholarship on the Sandersville Campus for the fall 2021 semester.
The scholarship was established in June of 2018 by former OFTC, then Sandersville Technical College, President Dr. John H. Sterrett and his wife, Linda Gray Sterrett.
Awards are made annually to deserving nursing students enrolled in the College’s ADN-Bridge program at the Sandersville Campus. Applicants must meet all the scholarship criteria which includes a letter of recommendation from a nursing instructor, an essay written by the student on why they chose to further their career in nursing, a GPA in the top 50 percentile of the class, and an exemplary work ethic in the classroom.
“On behalf of the OFTC Foundation we’d like to congratulate Anna on her accomplishments and we wish her the very best as she advances in her nursing career,” said Kathy Aaron, Executive Director of the OFTC Foundation.
The OFTC Foundation
The OFTC Foundation, Inc. is an independent nonprofit 501(c)(3) organizations established to support students and programs at the college. The Foundation is governed by a local board of trustees whose mission is to maintain a focus on local campus needs that mirrors the direction of Oconee Fall Line Technical College. Donors’ wishes will be adhered to and existing donor agreements will continue to be enforced. The Foundation provides leadership and community influence through the College’s eleven-county service area of Bleckley, Dodge, Glascock, Hancock, Jefferson, Laurens, Telfair, Warren, Washington, Wheeler, and Wilkinson.