Mildred R. Bennett Scholarship


Major / Minor Requirements

Enrolled in Baccalaureate Degree Program 

Class Requirements

Completed 60 hours

Minimum GPA Requirement


Financial Need Requirement


Other Criteria

Interest in becoming an outstanding operating room nurse, teacher and / or a nursing education administrator

Read about Dr. Bennett's nursing career.


Samantha McHugh is the daughter of Jim and Melanie McHugh of Cloverdale, Indiana and is a sophomore at Indiana State University. In high school she participated in many leadership programs and also showed cattle competitively. She graduated from Cloverdale High School at the top of her class with honors. Samantha plans to graduate with honors from ISU as she is currently in the ISU honors program. Samantha is enthusiastic about becoming a nurse and plans on working as a surgical nurse after spending a few years in the ER. She is very honored to receive this scholarship and wants to thank the donors to the Mildred Bennett Scholarship for their generosity.