The Hinds Community College Foundation recognized 2018-2019 scholarship recipients, donors and honorees at a reception on Sept. 28 at the Muse Center on the Rankin Campus.

Among those recognized was Kyla Tyler of Jackson, center, who received the Cowart/Gilfoy School of Nursing Scholarship. With her were Dene Cook, left, and Don Cook, right, both of Pearl.

The Hinds Community College Foundation awarded more than 600 scholarships in the 2018-2019 academic year. The deadline to apply for a scholarship for fall 2019, academic year 2019-2020, is Feb. 15, 2019. For more information, visit

As Mississippi’s largest community college, Hinds Community College is a comprehensive institution offering quality, affordable educational opportunities with academic programs of study leading to seamless university transfer and career and technical programs teaching job-ready skills. With six locations in central Mississippi, Hinds enrolls about 12,000 students each fall semester. To learn more, visit or call 1.800.HindsCC.

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