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Current Scholarship Opportunities

Listed below are internal scholarships available through Wallace Community College (WCC) and external (outside) scholarships available through sources outside WCC.  The external scholarships listed are provided for your information only.  Questions regarding external scholarships should be directed to that particular outside agency.

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THE E.L. GIBSON FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS (External)

06/26/2017

ESCC acts as a clearinghouse for scholarship information and applications to the E.L. Gibson Foundation. The main purpose of this foundation is to promote better health of the residents in specific Wiregrass areas. One of the major ways of accomplishing this goal is to provide scholarships to assist persons seeking a degree in the health care field, especially nursing (LPN and RN), radiology technicians, laboratory technicians, respiratory therapy technicians, physical therapists, occupational therapists, and medical doctors. The E.L. Gibson Foundation Board of Directors meets four times per year to award scholarships. Applications must be submitted by the following deadlines to be considered for the next award cycle. Deadlines: February 28, May 31, August 31, and November 30. Applicants must be permanent residents of Coffee County or the immediate surrounding areas of Geneva, Dale, or Covington County as far west as Opp. New applicants should download the application, complete it, and send it along with all other requested items to the address on the application. NOTE: This application form is used only for this scholarship.

Glen Lerner Gives Back Community Service Scholarship | Award: $1,000 (External)

06/12/2017

This scholarship will be awarded to the student whose personal essay best describes their commitment to community service and how their experience has played and will play a role in their academic career. Strong candidates for this award will be able to fully demonstrate their dedication to serving their community, as well as showcase personal examples of community service undertaken even in the face of personal, financial, or legal hardship. For more information please visit our scholarship page at https://glenlerner.com/las-vegas-injury/#scholarship Email Instructions: Subject Line: Name of Applicant- Name of the Scholarship Attachments: Essay, Transcript, Cover Sheet, Resume Deadline: All applicants must submit their full application (Personal Essay, Transcript, Resume, and Cover Sheet) no later than January 31, 2018 via email to mktdurango@glenlerner.com

Preszler Injury Lawyers - Triumphing Over Adversity Scholarship | Award: $500 (External)

06/12/2017

This scholarship will be awarded to the student who demonstrably embodies the determination, ability and steadfast commitment not only to their own personal success, but also to promoting the greater good for those in need. Particularly attractive candidates for the award will have the ability to show examples of laudable community service undertaken even in the midst of personal, legal, financial or systemic societal difficulties with which they have been confronted. For more information please visit our scholarship page at http://www.preszlerlaw.com/toronto-car-accident-lawyer/#scholarship Email Instructions: Subject Line: Name of Applicant - Name of the Scholarship Attachments: Essay, Transcript, Cover Sheet, and Resume Deadline: All applicants must submit their full application (Personal Essay, Cover Sheet, Transcript, and Resume) by email to mailboxlawfirm@gmail.com no later than January 31, 2018.

Fall 2017 Leadership In Child Care Scholarship (External)

02/27/2017

The Leadership in Child Care Scholarship provides financial assistance (tuition and selected fees) to qualified child care professionals working in legally operating child care facilities. The Scholarship is designed for the eligible recipient to obtain a Child Development Associate (CDA) Credential, Short-Term Certificate, Certificate, Associate in Applied Science/Technology Degree in Child Development/Early Care and Education at a designated institution in the ACCS. The Scholarship also offers a Bachelor of Science Degree in Early Childhood Education at Athens. The Alabama Community College System must receive applications no later than June 1st for Fall Semester enrollment and September 1st for Spring and Summer Semester enrollment.

2017 InformedMag Security Scholarship (External)

02/21/2017

InformedMag is offering a $1,000 Scholarship to students based on their ability to communicate their experience with a product effectively. The “InformedMag Security Scholarship” is run on an annual basis, and it is awarded on January 15th each year. The application deadline is December 31, 2017.