Meridian Community College Associate Degree Nursing Program alumna Pam Watson, left, is the recipient of the Mississippi Nurses Foundation Scholarship. The $1,000 scholarship was presented by Rosalyn Howard, right, executive director of the Mississippi Nurses Foundation, to Watson. The foundation presents scholarships to nursing students enrolled in an accredited associate or baccalaureate nursing program in Mississippi, and they are being made possible by the Nurses Car Tag Program. With a goal of becoming a nurse practitioner, Watson is continuing her education. She received her ADN from MCC and is working on her bachelor’s degree.