Foundation Scholarship Program

PTC STUDENT APPLICATION
PRELIMINARY QUESTIONS

QUESTION 1

To be eligible for a scholarship, currently enrolled students must have completed at least 12 credit hours in their major and have a cumulative* GPA of 2.5 or higher at Piedmont Technical College.
* Cumulative GPA is defined as your overall GPA in courses taken at PTC. This data will be verified during the application review process. To determine your cumulative GPA you may view your academic transcript using PTC Pathway.

QUESTION 2

Students can receive only one foundation scholarship in 12 months and may receive a maximum of $2,000 in PTC Foundation Scholarships over their Piedmont Technical College career. Example: If you receive a scholarship in the spring semester, you may re-apply the following spring semester.

QUESTION 3

Applicants will need to contact an instructor who has taught them to request a recommendation before completing the scholarship application. The application will require the instructor's name. A message will be emailed notifying the instructor how to complete the recommendation online.

QUESTION 4

Applicants should prepare information ahead of time related to the following:

  • Academic Achievement (GPA)
  • Financial Need (200 word maximum)
  • College and community involvement (200 word maximum)
  • Personal Statement (other general information about you — 200 word maximum)

ENTER YOUR PERSONAL INFO