Missouri Western State University awarded Jimmie R. Nix Scholarship to Jeff Parton, junior criminal justice major of Pattonsburg, for the 2010-2011 academic year.
The Jimmie R. Nix Scholarship is awarded to a degree-seeking criminal justice major with an emphasis in law enforcement. Recipient must be a junior or senior with a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Preference is given to current law enforcement officers (not private security).
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