Andrea Houlihan Memorial Scholarship Award

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(For BPCC Respiratory Therapy students enrolled in clinical program)


Award amounts: $1,000

To be considered for this award, students must meet the following criteria:

  1. The BPCC Foundation Scholarship Committee will award (1) one scholarship award each year in the amount of $1,000 to a full-time academic student.
  2. All applicants must possess a minimum 2.500 cumulative GPA on college work.
  3. Student is or will be enrolled in a minimum of 12 credit hours (full-time) at BPCC during time for which he/she is requesting assistance.
  4. Student possesses talents that are desirable and which will lend credibility to the Respiratory Therapy program, the college and the profession of respiratory care.
  5. Student must not be receiving any other type of financial assistance.
  6. Student must be accepted into and enrolled in the clinical portion of the BPCC Respiratory Therapy program.

Submission and Award Notification Process

  1. Application must be typed or neatly printed.
  2. Essay stating student’s contributions to the Respiratory Therapy program; to the college or to the profession of respiratory care.
  3. Transcript(s) from all colleges or universities previously attended. High school transcript required for entering freshmen.
  4. Applications are reviewed by the Respiratory Therapy Selection Committee within two weeks following the deadline.
  5. Respiratory Therapy Selection Committee submits recommendations for awards to BPCC Foundation for final approval.
  6. BPCC Foundation notifies Business Office of award to post to student account.
  7. BPCC Foundation notifies recipient via email or phone within one week following recommendation.

Application Deadlines: All required documents must be received by the deadlines below. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

  • Summer applications due by: May 31
  • Fall applications due by: August 15
  • Spring applications due by: December 15

For more information on this scholarship, contact:

  Mail application to:
BPCC Foundation, Inc. BPCC Foundation, Inc.
Phone: 318-678-6010 6220 E. Texas, A-205
Fax: 318-678-6417 Bossier City, LA 71111