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Grace Helen Dixon Head, Heart, Hands Award

Grace Helen Dixon Award

Grace Helen Dixon was a dedicated nurse, teacher, sister, wife, mother, aunt, grandmother and friend. Her philosophy in life is summed up by one of her favourite quotations, drawn from Mark Train: "There is no such thing as an uninteresting life ~ such a thing is an impossibility. Beneath the dullest exterior - there is a drama, a comedy, a tragedy."

AREA OF STUDY: Practical Nurse program

AWARD VALUE: $250

NUMBER AWARDED: One

CRITERIA: You are eligible for nomination if you:

  * are graduating from the program

  *excel in academic courses and demonstrate  "head, hands and heart" qualities

  *have an average of 85%/A/3.7 or higher in all academic courses

  *have completed a practicum with a satisfactory score

PROCESS: Program selection