Established in 2018

George French

Eligiblity: Students who are high school seniors, residents of Webster Parrish, LA, who plan to major in nursing to become registered nurses by attending an accredited two or four-year institution full-time and who demonstrate financial need are eligible for the scholarship.

George French III, served as the Chief Executive Officer of Minden Medical Center from 1982 until his retirement in 2016. George is a servant leader for all those around him, both at work and in the community. He is a humble leader, who defers accolades to his team and seeks to lift others up. One of George’s passions is the pursuit of lifelong learning, both for himself and those around him. George is an encourager and champion of looking beyond oneself in order to make a difference with others. He has impacted countless lives as he‘s helped others to achieve their dreams. His leadership and guidance has been invaluable at Minden medical and the people in and around Minden, LA.

To honor George’s service to Minden Medical Center, the community and George’s pursuit of learning a scholarship has been established in his name to provide financial assistance to a graduating high school senior, who is a resident of Webster Parrish, LA who is pursuing a career as a registered nurse.