Harshida Kumbhani of Wynne has been named as the recipient of the East Arkansas Community College Foundation's Technical Education Scholarship for fall semester 2019.
Kumbhani is currently pursuing an Associate of Applied Science degree in Nursing. After graduating from EACC, she plans to continue her education to obtain a bachelor's degree in Nursing from Arkansas State University. "I can't express enough how thankful I am to receive this scholarship." said Kumbhani. "This scholarship will help assist with purchasing books, supplies, lab kits, and clinical supplies for my program," she added.
The Technical Education Scholarship is awarded to a full-time sophomore in an Associate of Applied Science degree program. The recipient must possess a 3.0 GPA on all coursework with a minimum of 30 college credit hours completed.
The East Arkansas Community College Foundation is a tax-exempt 501(c) 3 organization that is dedicated to uplifting, enhancing and improving the effectiveness, quality, and scope of East Arkansas Community College through fundraising and other financial support.
Photo from left: Harshida Kumbhani, Tech Ed scholarship recipient and Niki Jones, EACC Director of Development.