Our Opportunities

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Betty Rhodes Gamble Scholarship
This scholarship honors the late Betty Rhodes Gamble for her years of service in the Lincoln County area. It was established by her husband, Dr....
This scholarship honors the late Betty Rhodes Gamble for her years of...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 750.00 over 2 semesters
Ended 750.00 over 2 semesters None
Brad Baxter Memorial Scholarship
Jennie and Eric Hogan established this scholarship as a memorial to Bradley Baxter who died in 2005. Mr. Baxter was a Gaston College graduate and...
Jennie and Eric Hogan established this scholarship as a memorial to...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 250 over 2 semesters
Ended 250 over 2 semesters None
Erlene G. Hogan Memorial Scholarship
Eric and Jennie Hogan and the Reverend Tom Hogan established this scholarship in memory of Eric’s mother and Tom’s first wife. The...
Eric and Jennie Hogan and the Reverend Tom Hogan established this...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 500.00 over 2 semesters
Ended 500.00 over 2 semesters None
First National Bank Scholarship
The scholarship was established to provide financial assistance for promising students living in Gaston County who have the desire and ability but...
The scholarship was established to provide financial assistance for...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $750 over 2 semesters
Ended $750 over 2 semesters None
Machining Technology Scholarship
Several local machining companies provide this award to students seeking a degree or certificate in the machining technology program. Selection is...
Several local machining companies provide this award to students seeking...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended Varies None
Pearl Dixon Balthis Foundation Scholarship
Established in 1971, this scholarship is open to students from Gastonia or Gaston County or from NC at large if suitable applicants are not...
Established in 1971, this scholarship is open to students from Gastonia...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 525.00 over 2 semesters
0 Ended 525.00 over 2 semesters None
Ron and Judy Long Gastonia Sheet Metal Heating & AC Scholarship
The award was established by Gastonia Sheet Metal to provide financial assistance to students seeking a diploma in the Air Conditioning, Heating...
The award was established by Gastonia Sheet Metal to provide financial...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended Varies None
Silberman Family Fund of The Pittsburgh Foundation (SFF)
The Silberman Family Fund of The Pittsburgh Foundation is providing a $500 scholarship for the 2010/11 academic year. Family members annually...
The Silberman Family Fund of The Pittsburgh Foundation is providing a...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended Varies None
Susan Stanley Art Fund
Do not award without prior conversation with the Gaston College Foundation Office. John and Rose Stanley established this fund through the...
Do not award without prior conversation with the Gaston College...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended Varies None
TRANE & NC 3 STEM AWARD
TRANE is offering a one time award to a student seeking an Associate of Science (AS) degree with a career path in the area of Science, Technology,...
TRANE is offering a one time award to a student seeking an Associate of...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended Varies None
Williams Foundation Technical School Scholarship
The Williams Foundation, the charitable arm of the Williams Companies, one of the largest volume transporters of natural gas in the US, has...
The Williams Foundation, the charitable arm of the Williams Companies,...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended Varies None
First National Bank Scholarship
Non-Endowed ($1,500 award/number of awards varies) The scholarship was established to provide financial assistance for promising students living...
Non-Endowed ($1,500 award/number of awards varies) The scholarship was...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00 over 2 semesters
Ended $1,500.00 over 2 semesters None
Gaston County Credit Professionals International Scholarship
This scholarship is open to students in business, accounting or a related field. The recipient is selected based on academic performance.
This scholarship is open to students in business, accounting or a...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $150.00
Ended $150.00 None
PSNC
This scholarship was established by PSNC Energy to provide financial assistance to non-traditional students, including displaced workers, older...
This scholarship was established by PSNC Energy to provide financial...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 1000.00 over 2 semesters
0 Ended 1000.00 over 2 semesters None
Stanley Total Living Center Nursing Scholarship
Applicants must pursue an associate degree in nursing or a practical nursing diploma at Gaston College. The scholarship is open to graduates of...
Applicants must pursue an associate degree in nursing or a practical...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
0 Ended Varies 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: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500 over 2 semesters
0 Ended $500 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) The Gaston College Scholars Award is a need-based scholarship...
($1,000 one-time award to one senior at all Gaston & Lincoln public...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
0 Ended $1,000 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: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00 over 2 semesters
0 Ended $1,000.00 over 2 semesters None
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: Ended
  • Award: 1,250.00 over 2 semesters
Ended 1,250.00 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: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 1,500.00 over 2 semesters
Ended 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: Ended
  • Award: $250.00 over 2 semesters
Ended $250.00 over 2 semesters 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: Ended
  • Award: $750.00 over 2 semesters
Ended $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: Ended
  • Award: $2,500.00 over 2 semesters
Ended $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: Ended
  • Award: 1,250.00 over 2 semesters
Ended 1,250.00 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: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended 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: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended $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: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 500.00 over 2 semesters
Ended 500.00 over 2 semesters None
Don Walser Family Endowed Accounting Scholarship
Endowed (Offered to second-year students) (number of awards annually/amount not specified as per agreement) Don Walser, former chair of the...
Endowed (Offered to second-year students) (number of awards...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 500.00 over 2 semesters
Ended 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: Ended
  • Award: $500.00 over 2 semesters
Ended $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: Ended
  • Award: $2,500.00 over 2 semesters
Ended $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: Ended
  • Award: $250.00
Ended $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: Ended
  • Award: $250.00
Ended $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: Ended
  • Award: 2,500.00 over 2 semesters
Ended 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: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $750.00 over 2 semesters
Ended $750.00 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: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $600.00 over 2 semesters
Ended $600.00 over 2 semesters None
First Gaston Foundation Gaston County Resident 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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00 over 2 semesters
Ended $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: Ended
  • Award: 500 over 2 semesters
Ended 500 over 2 semesters 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: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,250.00 per semester
Ended $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: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00 over 2 semesters
Ended $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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00 over 2 semesters
Ended $1,000.00 over 2 semesters 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: Ended
  • Award: 500 over 2 semesters
Ended 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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00 over 2 semesters
Ended $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: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 500.00 over 2 semesters
Ended 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: Ended
  • Award: 1,000 over 2 semesters
Ended 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: Ended
  • Award: 500 over 2 semesters
Ended 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: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000 over 2 semesters
Ended $1,000 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: Ended
  • Award: $500.00 over 2 semesters
Ended $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: Ended
  • Award: $500.00 over 2 semesters
Ended $500.00 over 2 semesters None
James E. and Mildred W. Waggoner Scholarship
Non-Endowed (Selected by Sunshine Uniform Services/for Sunshine Uniform employees/families) (College staff will determine the number and amount of...
Non-Endowed (Selected by Sunshine Uniform Services/for Sunshine Uniform...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00 over 2 semesters
Ended $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: Ended
  • Award: $500.00 over 2 semesters
Ended $500.00 over 2 semesters None