John S. and Malinda B. Lowery Endowed Scholarship Fund
Mr. John Lowery and Dr. Malinda Lowery are both proud alumni of Gaston College and successful business owners and civic leaders. They attribute their success to hard work and tenacity, attributes learned while at Gaston College. The purpose of this endowment shall be to provide financial assistance for a promising student living in Gaston or Lincoln County who have a demonstrated financial need but who are not eligible for federal aid. The recipient must have completed a minimum of 12 credit hours with a cumulative GPA of 2.5. The scholarship is renewable for one additional year if recipients maintain a GPA of 2.5 or better and enroll in at least 12 credit hours of study per semester. Certificate, diploma or degree seeking students are eligible. Educational expenses include, but not limited to, tuition, fees or books.