Jody Fredrickson Nursing & Health Scholarship

The family and friends of Jody Fredrickson, desiring to continue her memory, established a scholarship to a student for the purpose of promoting continued education.  Preference is given to the nursing field, but all other health related fields will be considered.


Graduates or seniors qualified for graduation from Decatur Community High School


Applicant must be a graduate of or qualified for graduation from Decatur Community High School.

  • Applicant must be accepted for admission to qualified post secondary school.
  • Applicant must have a minimum 3.0 cumulative high school GPA.
  • Applicant must have demonstrated respect for students and citizens of the school and community.
  • Applicant must have demonstrated leadership through active participation in school and community activities.
  • Applicant must show reverence and concern for life.
  • Applicant must have demonstrated a desire to achieve excellence by good school attendance.
  • Applicant will provide three letters of recommendation from: a member of the clergy, an educator and a person of his/her choice. 

March 1

This award is not renewable.