Our Opportunities

NameQuestionsDeadlineAwardActions
A. Leonel Brunnemer Nursing Scholarship
Non-Endowed (Total number of awards is not specified in the agreement) First Gaston Foundation established this scholarship in 2002 as a memorial...
Non-Endowed (Total number of awards is not specified in the...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: 1,250.00 over 2 semesters
04/04/2016 1,250.00 over 2 semesters None
Andy Hawkins Memorial Award
Non-Endowed (Open to first-year/first semester students) (number of awards annually/amount not specified as per agreement) Alison Nichols, a...
Non-Endowed (Open to first-year/first semester students) (number of...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: $750.00 over 2 semesters
1 04/04/2016 $750.00 over 2 semesters None
Athena Scholarship
Non-Endowed (1 $1,500 award annually as per agreement) (Renewable for a 2nd Year.) Park Sterling Bank and recipients of the Athena Award...
Non-Endowed (1 $1,500 award annually as per agreement) (Renewable for a...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: 1,500.00 over 2 semesters
1 04/04/2016 1,500.00 over 2 semesters None
Benjamin Clyde Hord Scholarship
Non-Endowed (1 $600 award annually as per agreement) Paula H. Dedmon, Gaston College biology instructor, established this award in memory of her...
Non-Endowed (1 $600 award annually as per agreement) Paula H. Dedmon,...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: $250.00 over 2 semesters
04/04/2016 $250.00 over 2 semesters None
Bonnie Hoyle Memorial Endowed Scholarship
(1 award annually) (Offered to 2nd Year Students) This scholarship was established as a memorial to Bonnie Hoyle, an instructor in the Mechanical...
(1 award annually) (Offered to 2nd Year Students) This scholarship was...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: $0.00
04/04/2016 $0.00 None
Britt D. Cordero Endowed Scholarship Fund
Endowed (1 $750 award annually as per agreement) (Renewable for a 2nd Year) Family and friends of Britt DeAnna Cordero established this fund in her...
Endowed (1 $750 award annually as per agreement) (Renewable for a 2nd...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: $750.00 over 2 semesters
04/04/2016 $750.00 over 2 semesters None
C. Grier and Lena Sue Beam Family Endowed Scholarship
Endowed (number of awards annually/amount not specified as per agreement) The fund was established under the will of C. Grier Beam, founder and...
Endowed (number of awards annually/amount not specified as per...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: $2,500.00 over 2 semesters
04/04/2016 $2,500.00 over 2 semesters None
Caldwell W. Nixon Endowed Scholarship
Endowed (1 award annually/amount not specified as per agreement) Sallie Nixon established this award in memory of her husband, Caldwell Nixon,...
Endowed (1 award annually/amount not specified as per agreement) ...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: 1,250.00 over 2 semesters
04/04/2016 1,250.00 over 2 semesters None
Chris Coxton Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund
Endowed (1 $500 award annually with payments split over 2 semesters.) (Renewable for a 2nd Year.) Christopher Lee Coxton was accidentally killed...
Endowed (1 $500 award annually with payments split over 2...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: $500 over 2 semesters
1 04/04/2016 $500 over 2 semesters None
David Belk Cannon Family Scholarship
Non-Endowed (Funded through the Community Foundation of Gaston County) (Renewable for a 2nd Year) This scholarship was established in 1996 as a...
Non-Endowed (Funded through the Community Foundation of Gaston County)...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: Varies
1 04/04/2016 Varies None
David Belk Cannon Family Scholarship (Transfer to Four Year University)
Non-Endowed (Funded through the Community Foundation of Gaston County) (one-time $2,000 award) This scholarship was established in 1996 as a...
Non-Endowed (Funded through the Community Foundation of Gaston County)...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: $2,000.00
2 04/04/2016 $2,000.00 None
David L. Friday, Jr. Memorial Scholarship
Endowed (1 $1,000 award/$500 per semester as per agreement) This scholarship was established by the Civitan Club of Gastonia in memory of David...
Endowed (1 $1,000 award/$500 per semester as per agreement) This...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: 500.00 over 2 semesters
2 04/04/2016 500.00 over 2 semesters None
Don Walser Family Endowed Accounting Scholarship
Don Walser Family Endowed Accounting Scholarship – Endowed (Offered to 2nd Year Students) Don Walser, former chair of the Gaston College Board of...
Don Walser Family Endowed Accounting Scholarship – Endowed (Offered to...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: 500.00 over 2 semesters
04/04/2016 500.00 over 2 semesters None
Dr. Helen L. Carter Memorial (Pilot Club) Scholarship
Non-Endowed ($500 award funded by the Pilot Club of Gastonia, Inc.) (Offered to a second-year student) The Pilot Club of Gastonia established this...
Non-Endowed ($500 award funded by the Pilot Club of Gastonia,...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: $500.00 over 2 semesters
04/04/2016 $500.00 over 2 semesters None
Dr. Hugh E. Tyner Nursing Scholarship
Non-Endowed (1 $2,500 award annually as per agreement) Dr. Tyner, a retired surgeon in Gaston County, established this fund to provide a...
Non-Endowed (1 $2,500 award annually as per agreement) Dr. Tyner, a...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: $2,500.00 over 2 semesters
04/04/2016 $2,500.00 over 2 semesters None
Dr. Janet Johnston Honorary Scholarship
Endowed (number of awards annually/amount not specified as per agreement) This scholarship was established by the Association for the Education...
Endowed (number of awards annually/amount not specified as per...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: $250.00
04/04/2016 $250.00 None
Duane Crane Science Scholarship
Non-Endowed (number of awards/amounts not specified as per the agreement) This scholarship honors the memory of Duane Crane who was chair of the...
Non-Endowed (number of awards/amounts not specified as per the...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: $250.00
04/04/2016 $250.00 None
Duke Energy Engineering Scholarship
Non-Endowed (Annual grant application submitted) (3 $2,500.00 annual scholarships as per 5/20/2014 application) This scholarship fund is initiated...
Non-Endowed (Annual grant application submitted) (3 $2,500.00 annual...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: 2,500.00 over 2 semesters
04/04/2016 2,500.00 over 2 semesters None
Elizabeth Matthews Welton Scholarship
Non-Endowed (Funded through the Community Foundation of Gaston County upon confirmation that the recipient is enrolled and attending...
Non-Endowed (Funded through the Community Foundation of Gaston County...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: $750.00 over 2 semesters
1 04/04/2016 $750.00 over 2 semesters None
Emerald Care Home Health Nursing Scholarship
Emerald Care Home Health Nursing Scholarship – Endowed (1 award annually) The scholarship was established in 2000 by the Gaston County Home...
Emerald Care Home Health Nursing Scholarship – Endowed (1 award...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: 1,000 over 2 semesters
1 04/04/2016 1,000 over 2 semesters None
Eugene D. Maloney, MD Scholarship
Endowed (1 award annually/amount not specified as per agreement) (Renewable for a 2nd Year) Judith Robinson Maloney created this annual endowed...
Endowed (1 award annually/amount not specified as per...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: $600.00 over 2 semesters
3 04/04/2016 $600.00 over 2 semesters None
Evelyn Rankin Stowe Endowed Nursing Scholarship
Endowed (Provide regular reports to Mary Stowe on growth and disbursements/Notified of recipients) (At least ¾ of annual interest to be awarded as...
Endowed (Provide regular reports to Mary Stowe on growth and...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: $1,500 over two semesters
04/04/2016 $1,500 over two semesters None
First Gaston Foundation Liberal Arts Scholarship
Non-Endowed (Funded through the First Gaston Foundation) (4 $1,000 Scholarships annually) This scholarship was initiated by the First Gaston...
Non-Endowed (Funded through the First Gaston Foundation) (4 $1,000...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: $1,000.00 over 2 semesters
04/04/2016 $1,000.00 over 2 semesters None
Fred A. Ratchford, Sr. Endowed Scholarship
Endowed (100% of Interest awarded to students annually/number of awards not specified in the agreement) This scholarship was established by Mrs....
Endowed (100% of Interest awarded to students annually/number of awards...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: 500 over 2 semesters
04/04/2016 500 over 2 semesters None
Friends of NCVMA Veterinary Student Scholarship
Non-Endowed ($500 scholarship annually/number of awards not specified as per agreement) (Vet Tech faculty are involved in the selection...
Non-Endowed ($500 scholarship annually/number of awards not specified...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: 500.00 over 2 semesters
04/04/2016 500.00 over 2 semesters None
Gaston College Scholars Award for High School Seniors
($1,000 one-time award to one senior at all Gaston & Lincoln public high schools) (Each school will submit their recipient’s name) The Gaston...
($1,000 one-time award to one senior at all Gaston & Lincoln public high...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: $1,000
1 04/04/2016 $1,000 None
Gaston College Scholarship (Careers)
(Scholarship funds received through Gaston College) (Renewable for a 2nd Year) Gaston College offers the Careers Scholarship Program for Gaston...
(Scholarship funds received through Gaston College) (Renewable for a 2nd...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: $1,250.00 per semester
2 04/04/2016 $1,250.00 per semester None
Gaston College Scholarship (Honors Management)
(Scholarship funds received through Gaston College) (Renewable for a 2nd Year) Gaston College offers the Management Honors Scholarship Program...
(Scholarship funds received through Gaston College) (Renewable for a 2nd...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: $1,500.00 over 2 semesters
2 04/04/2016 $1,500.00 over 2 semesters None
Gastonia East Rotary Club Scholarship
Non-Endowed Established in 1968, this scholarship is open to Gaston County residents. The recipients are selected based on a combination of...
Non-Endowed Established in 1968, this scholarship is open to Gaston...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: $1,000.00 over 2 semesters
04/04/2016 $1,000.00 over 2 semesters None
GC Access and Retention Scholarship
This scholarship is intended to help students who are not financial aid eligible to complete a degree.
This scholarship is intended to help students who are not financial aid...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: $0.00
04/04/2016 $0.00 None
General Scholarship Endowment
Endowed Donations from various contributors made up this scholarship fund which is awarded based on a combination of academic achievement and...
Endowed Donations from various contributors made up this scholarship...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: 500 over 2 semesters
04/04/2016 500 over 2 semesters None
Greater Things Scholarship Fund
Non-Endowed (1 $1,000 award annually/$500 per semester) (Final candidate pool will be submitted to and award selected by the Principal of Warlick...
Non-Endowed (1 $1,000 award annually/$500 per semester) (Final...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: $1,000.00 over 2 semesters
04/04/2016 $1,000.00 over 2 semesters None
Hershal Hoyle and Gilda R. Beam Family Endowed Scholarship
Endowed (number of awards annually/amount not specified as per agreement) Mrs. Gilda R. Beam established this scholarship in memory of her...
Endowed (number of awards annually/amount not specified as per...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: 500.00 over 2 semesters
1 04/04/2016 500.00 over 2 semesters None
Houser Endowed Scholarship
Endowed (The number of recipients is determined by the amount of funds available) This scholarship was established in memory of Mr. Fred K....
Endowed (The number of recipients is determined by the amount of funds...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: 1,000 over 2 semesters
04/04/2016 1,000 over 2 semesters None
Hunter Huss Endowed Scholarship
Endowed (number of awards/amount not specified) This scholarship was established in 1968 in honor of Mr. Hunter Huss for years of service as an...
Endowed (number of awards/amount not specified) This scholarship was...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: 500 over 2 semesters
04/04/2016 500 over 2 semesters None
J. A. Dalpiaz Family Scholarship
Endowed (2 awards annually/amount not specified as per agreement) (Renewable for a 2nd Year) This endowed fund provides scholarship assistance to...
Endowed (2 awards annually/amount not specified as per agreement)...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: $1,000 over 2 semesters
2 04/04/2016 $1,000 over 2 semesters None
J. Dent Goodyear and Clarice Cato Goodyear Veterinary Medical Technology Scholarship
Endowed (Vet Tech faculty are involved in the selection process) (Renewable for a 2nd Year.) (College determines the percentage to be available...
Endowed (Vet Tech faculty are involved in the selection...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: 500.00 over 2 semesters
1 04/04/2016 500.00 over 2 semesters None
J. Mack Holland Scholarship
Non-Endowed (Funded through the Community Foundation of Gaston County) (2 $1,000 awards annually) This scholarship was established by Marshall...
Non-Endowed (Funded through the Community Foundation of Gaston...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: $500.00 over 2 semesters
04/04/2016 $500.00 over 2 semesters None
Jack Robinson Endowed Scholarship
Endowed (number of awards/amount not specified as per the agreement) Mrs. Carol Robinson established this scholarship in honor of her husband,...
Endowed (number of awards/amount not specified as per the agreement)...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: $500.00 over 2 semesters
04/04/2016 $500.00 over 2 semesters None
James D. and Kathy F. Holland Scholarship Fund
The James D. and Kathy F. Holland Scholarship Fund – Endowed (2 awards annually) (Offered to a First Year Student & a 2nd Year Student) Mr. James...
The James D. and Kathy F. Holland Scholarship Fund – Endowed (2 awards...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: $0.00
04/04/2016 $0.00 None
James E. and Mildred W. Waggoner Scholarship
James E. and Mildred W. Waggoner Scholarship – Non-Endowed (Selected by Sunshine Uniform Services/for Sunshine Uniform employees/families) (College...
James E. and Mildred W. Waggoner Scholarship – Non-Endowed (Selected by...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: $1,000.00 over 2 semesters
1 04/04/2016 $1,000.00 over 2 semesters None
James H. Martin, Jr. Nursing Scholarship
Endowed (number of awards/amount not specified) The First Gaston Foundation, Inc. established this award in memory of Mr. James H. Martin, Jr., a...
Endowed (number of awards/amount not specified) The First Gaston...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: $500.00 over 2 semesters
04/04/2016 $500.00 over 2 semesters None
Janet W. Spear Nursing Scholarship Fund
Endowed (2 $2,500 awarded annually, but shall not exceed the sum of $3,500 for each academic year) (Renewable for a 2nd Year) The income from this...
Endowed (2 $2,500 awarded annually, but shall not exceed the sum of...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: 3,000 over 2 semesters
1 04/04/2016 3,000 over 2 semesters None
Jeanne Rauch Art Scholarship
Endowed (1 award annually/amount not specified as per the agreement) (Renewable for a 2nd Year) This scholarship was established as a fitting...
Endowed (1 award annually/amount not specified as per the...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: 1,500 over 2 semesters
1 04/04/2016 1,500 over 2 semesters None
Jim Lynn Memorial Science Scholarship
Non-Endowed (1 or more $500 each) The Gaston County Gem & Mineral Club established this scholarship in loving memory of James H. “Jim” Lynn, who...
Non-Endowed (1 or more $500 each) The Gaston County Gem & Mineral...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: $0.00
04/04/2016 $0.00 None
Joe Nelli Scholarship Fund endowed by the Kiwanis Club of Gastonia
Endowed (1 $1,000 award annually) (Should earnings not be sufficient to award a $1,000 scholarship, the donor requests to be contacted and given...
Endowed (1 $1,000 award annually) (Should earnings not be sufficient to...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: $1,000.00 over 2 semesters
2 04/04/2016 $1,000.00 over 2 semesters None
John and Joyce Brison Endowed Scholarship
Endowed (1 award annually) Becky B. Maxon, Patsy B. Meldrum, and John Brison III established this annual scholarship in honor of their parents,...
Endowed (1 award annually) Becky B. Maxon, Patsy B. Meldrum, and John...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: 500.00 over 2 semesters
04/04/2016 500.00 over 2 semesters None
John S. and Malinda B. Lowery Endowed Scholarship Fund
Endowed (1 $1,000 award annually). (Renewable for a 2nd Year) Mr. John Lowery and Dr. Malinda Lowery are both proud alumni of Gaston College and...
Endowed (1 $1,000 award annually). (Renewable for a 2nd Year) Mr. John...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: $1,000.00 over 2 semesters
1 04/04/2016 $1,000.00 over 2 semesters None
Kate's Skating Rink Employee Scholarship
Non-Endowed (For Kate’s Skating Rink Employees/Contact Bonnie Johnson at Kate’s) The scholarship is open to current employees of Kate’s Skating...
Non-Endowed (For Kate’s Skating Rink Employees/Contact Bonnie Johnson...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: $1,000.00 over 2 semesters
1 04/04/2016 $1,000.00 over 2 semesters None
Least of These Carolinas Endowed Scholarship
Endowed (renewable for a 2nd year) (1 @ $500 annually) This endowed scholarship award will provide financial assistance for a student who has...
Endowed (renewable for a 2nd year) (1 @ $500 annually) This endowed...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 04/04/2016
  • Award: Varies
2 04/04/2016 Varies None