Foundation Scholarships

The Southern Crescent Technical College Foundation, Inc. offers scholarship opportunities to students. Scholarship funds are NOT paid directly to the student. Please read all application materials carefully—some restrictions apply. Application deadlines are posted on the applications.

Scholarship Opportunities with the Technical College System of Georgia:


The AT&T Scholars Scholarship will be awarded to technical college Associate Degree graduates who meet the following criteria. The potential awardee will need to have achieved a TCSG Associate Degree in one of Georgia’s strategic industries:
- Aerospace
- Agribusiness
- Energy and Environment
- Healthcare & Eldercare
- Life Sciences
- Logistical and Transportation
A Graduating GPA of 3.50. Accepted admission to one of the University System of Georgia universities or colleges. Proof of acceptance is required before the scholarship will be awarded. Demonstrated commitment to their technical college and/or community through their extracurricular/community activities.

The Manufacturers Education Foundation Scholarship will be awarded to technical college student who meet the following criteria. The potential awardee will need to be enrolled in one of the Technical Colleges and have been accepted in one of the following program areas or area that transitions the applicant to the field of manufacturing:
- Automated Manufacturing Technology
- Engineering Technology, Electronics Technology
- Industrial Systems Technology
- Industrial Maintenance
- Electrical Maintenance
- Mechatronics or others related to manufacturing;
Be a citizen of the United States and a resident of the state of Georgia. Have a GPA of 2.5 and have earned at least 15 hours in desired program area. Currently employed in manufacturing or a desire to enter the field of manufacturing once applicant has graduated. Demonstrate financial need with copy of previous year’s income tax return. Demonstrate in a letter (500 words or less) how this scholarship will benefit the applicant and his/her future educational plans.

Available Foundation Scholarships:

Bill Walden Textbook Scholarship is a $300 textbook scholarship awarded to a currently enrolled part-time or full-time Southern Crescent Technical College student in good academic standing in a certificate, diploma, or degree program of study.

Delta Plumbing Educated Plumber Plumbing/Pipefitting Textbook & Toolbox Scholarship is a $250 textbook and toolbox scholarship awarded to a currently enrolled part-time or full-time Southern Crescent Technical College student in good academic standing in a Plumbing/Pipefitting Technology program of study.

Designs Created International, LLC CIS Scholarship is a $250 tuition, textbook, and toolbox scholarship awarded to a currently enrolled part-time or full-time Southern Crescent Technical College student in good academic standing in a computer information systems program of study.

Elmer L. Peters Memorial Law Enforcement Officer Scholarship is a $500 scholarship awarded for tuition and fees, program-required textbooks, uniforms, equipment, and/or supplies to a currently enrolled part-time or full-time student in good academic standing pursuing a degree in Criminal Justice Technology.  Student must also be a post-certified officer currently serving in a law enforcement position.

Frank Jolly Business Management Scholarship is a $250 tuition and textbook scholarship awarded to a currently enrolled part-time or full-time Southern Crescent Technical College student in good academic standing in a business management program of study.


GED/Advancement-to-College Textbook Scholarship is a $250 textbook scholarship awarded to a recent Southern Crescent Technical College GED graduate (completed within the last 12 months) who scored over 500 on the GED test and who has enrolled part-time or full-time in Southern Crescent Technical College to begin work on a certificate, diploma, or degree program of study.

Georgia Power Company Scholarship is a $250 scholarship awarded for the purchase of program-required tools, uniforms, equipment, and/or supplies to a currently enrolled part-time or full-time Southern Crescent Technical College student in good academic standing.

High School-to-College Textbook Scholarship is a $300 textbook scholarship awarded to a recent high school graduate (graduated within the last 24 months) who is planning to attend Southern Crescent Technical College as a full-time or part-time student enrolled in a certificate, diploma, or degree program of study.

John Bradley Memorial Toolbox Scholarship is a $250 scholarship awarded for the purchase of program-required tools, uniforms, equipment, and/or supplies to a currently enrolled part-time or full-time Southern Crescent Technical College student in good academic standing. The student must demonstrate a need for financial assistance in purchasing the required tools.

Justin Peeples Memorial CIS Scholarship is a $250 textbook and toolbox scholarship awarded to a currently enrolled part-time or full-time Southern Crescent Technical College student in good academic standing in a computer information systems program of study.

 

MAACA / Tim Derrick Memorial Scholarship is a $250 textbook and toolbox scholarship awarded to a currently enrolled part-time or full-time Southern Crescent Technical College student in good academic standing in an air conditioning technology program of study.

Schyla Avery Memorial Scholarship is a $250 scholarship awarded for the purchase of program required textbooks, uniforms, equipment, and/or supplies to a currently enrolled part-time or full-time student in good academic standing pursuing a degree in respiratory care.

SCTC Culinary Arts Advisory Committee Tuition, Textbook & Toolbox Scholarship is a $250 tuition, textbook and toolbox scholarship awarded to a currently enrolled part-time or full-time Southern Crescent Technical College student in good academic standing in a culinary arts program of study.

Textbook Scholarship is a $300 textbook scholarship awarded to a currently enrolled part-time or full-time Southern Crescent Technical College student in good academic standing in a certificate, diploma, or degree program of study. 

Tiger Travel Abroad Scholarship is a $475 scholarship awarded to a currently enrolled part-time or full-time Southern Crescent Technical College student in good academic standing who is eligible to go to Greece in May 2015. Here is information on the Greece trip.

Trevor Alexander Memorial Tuition Scholarship is a $250 tuition/fees/books scholarship awarded to a currently enrolled part-time or full-time Southern Crescent Technical College student in good academic standing who is eligible for the HOPE Grant/Scholarship but is NOT eligible for PELL Grant financial aid.

Tuition/Completer Scholarship is a $900 tuition/fees/books/tools scholarship awarded to a currently enrolled part-time or full-time Southern Crescent Technical College student in good academic standing who is NOT eligible for the HOPE Grant/Scholarship or PELL Grant financial aid.  Applicants for this scholarship may also include those who have capped-out on HOPE financial aid.

For additional information on foundation scholarships contact:

 

PH: (770) 229-3466
FAX: (770) 229-3236
Email: scholarships@sctech.edu

 

 

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