Foster Receives SAHEC Founders’ One Scholarship

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo.,

Sept. 19, 2003 – Chris Foster of Dexter, Mo., has been awarded the Sikeston Area Higher Education Center (SAHEC) Founders’ One Scholarship at SAHEC, a satellite campus of Southeast Missouri State University.

The scholarship is to be applied towards incidental fees for the 2003-2004 academic year.

The SAHEC Founders’ One scholarship is awarded to a student attending SAHEC full time, who maintains at least a 2.0 grade point average.  The award is valued at $1,425 per academic year.

Foster is enrolled in the LPN/RN Bridge Program offered through SAHEC by Three Rivers Community College (TRCC), a partner with Southeast.  He expects to graduate in spring 2004.  Foster has two children and is employed full time at Southeast Missouri Hospital.