Bill and Pat Eakes Nursing Scholarship 

Mr. and Mrs. Eakes have been longtime supporters of the college. During his lifetime, Mr. Eakes, was a member of the Floyd College Foundation and a founding member of the Cartersville/Bartow College Foundation. He was especially supportive of the college's growth as a regional, multi-campus institution.  The $2,500 scholarships are for qualifying second-year nursing students, or LPN/Paramedic, or RN-Bridge students with a 2.8 or higher GPA, and demonstrated financial need.