In honor of the memory of Etta Gray, a loving caregiver for the William Hipp family, this scholarship was established to assist students who have a permanent residence in Upstate, South Carolina (Greenville
Spartanburg, Anderson , Mauldin , Easley )and who are pursuing a technical certification (i.e. Computer Technology, PC Programming, and Networking) at specific technical colleges in Upstate, South Carolina, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Upstate_South_Carolina#Primary_cities.
Students who qualify for this scholarship must attend one of the following schools:
- Tri-County Technical College
- Greenville Technical College
- York Technical College
- Piedmont Technical College
- Northeastern Technical College
- Spartanburg Community College
Candidates must maintain a cumulative 2.5 GPA or better on a 4 scale.
Applicants must provide validation of progress toward completion of the certificate and must demonstrate an unmet financial need as verified by the office of financial aid.
For scholarship award consideration, applicants must complete the online application with a current transcript and autobiographical essay by the application deadline (January 31, 2021).
First time applicants must register/create a profile. Selected students will receive up to $5000 one-time, need based scholarship in the Spring 2021.
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