THE MITCH HEBERT ENDOWED FIRST GENERATION UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP is awarded to a full-time student enrolled at Nicholls State University. Each recipient will be a graduate of a high school located in South Louisiana. Each recipient will be a resident of Louisiana and must be awarded the federal Pell Grant. Each recipient will be a first-generation college student; neither the parents nor legal guardians will have earned a college degree. One recipient will be a full-time student who is a declared Art major, and one recipient will be a full-time student majoring in any liberal arts discipline in the College of Arts and Sciences. Each recipient will be eligible to receive the award for a maximum of eight semesters provided they maintain a 3.0 GPA. The award is limited to 2 students per year.