Houston, TX - Dean's Professional Services- Smith & Dean, Inc. is now accepting applications for the Gregory Dewayne Smith Memorial Scholarship. The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial assistance to a graduating Senior High School student who is enrolling in college courses for the fall of 2016. The submission deadline is July 1, 2016.

The Gregory Dewayne Smith Memorial Scholarship is open to any senior high school student who has completed 100 hours of community service within 24 months prior to the date of his/her submission. Community service must be verifiable with letters of recommendation and contact information. Each student must also submit a 500 word essay titled "What I Am Doing to Make a Difference in My Community". Two recipients will be awarded a $500 scholarship.

This scholarship is in honor of Gregory Dewayne Smith, a board member for Dean's Professional Services who lost a battle with pneumonia in early 2011. Jennifer Dean, President and CEO of Dean's Professional Services is quoted as stating "The student chosen to receive this scholarship should possess the same passion for change that Mr. Gregory Dewayne Smith possessed".

Dean's Professional Services is a National, Award-Winning Staffing Staff Development and Consulting Company. We opened our doors in 1993, specializing in medical staffing and consulting, this is our foundation. We provide temporary, temporary to hire, and direct hire staffing services for the healthcare industry.

For more information call 713-785-7483 or visit www.deansprofessionalservices.com