Our Opportunities

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$3,000 Bet Pearson Scholarship
This fund was initially established in January 2020 by Mr. Plato Pearson, Jr. in memory of Bet Pearson, his loving wife of 71 years and mother of...
This fund was initially established in January 2020 by Mr. Plato...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,000
Ended
$500.00 Dallas Ambassadors Scholarship
The scholarship is established by the Dallas Optimist Club as part of its outreach to the community. Selection of the recipient is to be made by...
The scholarship is established by the Dallas Optimist Club as part of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$2,000 Hoe Family Scholarship
This Scholarship was established through the generosity of David and Lori Hoe to provide an annual scholarship to promising veterinary technician...
This Scholarship was established through the generosity of David and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
Ended
$500 PFLAG Gaston Scholarship
Parents, Families, and Friends of Lesbians and Gays promote the health and well-being of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender persons and their...
Parents, Families, and Friends of Lesbians and Gays promote the health...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$250.00 Sheriff Leroy Russell Scholarship
Leroy Russell was the sheriff of Gaston County from 1982-2004 and was a member of the NC Sheriffs’ Association, serving as president 1990-1991. He...
Leroy Russell was the sheriff of Gaston County from 1982-2004 and was a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250.00
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6,000.00 SPARC S-STEM Scholarship
The SPARC SSTEM Scholarship is designed for students who plan on majoring in a STEM Field (Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Engineering, Math, Computer...
The SPARC SSTEM Scholarship is designed for students who plan on...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 6,000.00
Ended
$500 The Cpl. Katelyn Self Scholarship
The scholarship fund has been established by Diane Crosby Self and Taylor Self Potter in memory of Corporal Katelyn Self. Cpl. Self was raised in...
The scholarship fund has been established by Diane Crosby Self and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
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$500 The Gaston Lifestyles Magazine Scholarship
The purpose of this annual scholarship award shall be to provide financial assistance for a promising student pursuing higher education in small...
The purpose of this annual scholarship award shall be to provide...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$1,000 The Remembering Austin Memorial Annual Scholarship
Austin Chowdhury’s light shone brightly but was extinguished far too soon due to the battle faced by many in our community today, opioid addiction....
Austin Chowdhury’s light shone brightly but was extinguished far too...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended