The Simmons Family Fund

Scholarship Information

Jeanne Simmons Armentrout established the Simmons Family Scholarship to honor her parents, Bill and Ruth Simmons. Ms. Armentrout graduated from Radford University in 1981 with a degree in Nursing and received her M.S. in Nursing from the University of Virginia. She is a successful healthcare professional and Radford University Board of Visitors member. The Simmons Family Fund scholarship will support students who want to pursue a degree in the Health Sciences with preference given to a first-generation student from Giles County.

Scholarship Criteria

  • Pursuing a degree in the Health Sciences (Nursing, Physical Therapy, Respiratory Therapy, etc.)
  • Overall GPA requirement of 3.0