The Alpha Evenson Memorial Nursing Scholarship is awarded to students pursuing an Associate Degree in Nursing at Northwest Iowa Community College. Students must have first successfully completed the Practical Nursing program and display future potential in the nursing profession. This year’s recipients of the Alpha Evenson Memorial Nursing Scholarship are:
- Josphat Matagaro, Sanborn
- Samson Nyambati, Sanborn
- Sara Smit, Orange City
This scholarship is in memory of the late Alpha Evenson. Throughout her life, Alpha strongly supported the healthcare field. In her will, Alpha set aside monies for a scholarship fund for worthy nursing students at Northwest Iowa Community College. This is a $2,500 scholarship.