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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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Fall 2017 Horatio Alger National Career & Technical Scholarship Program


Horatio Alger National Career & Technical Scholarships for $2,500 are available for students interested in pursuing a career or technical certificate/degree. The application is now available for students who will be enrolled in a post-secondary program in Fall 2017. The first application deadline is June 15, 2017.

Fall 2017 Leadership In Child Care Scholarship


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)


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.