GCSC Foundation scholarship application deadline approaching

archive: deadline to submit scholarship applications is April 15, 2017


scholarship applicationsThe Gulf Coast State College Foundation is currently accepting scholarship applications for the 2017-2018 school year. The deadline to apply is April 15. Last year, the Foundation awarded more than 800 scholarships to GCSC students totaling more than $900,000.

All students planning to attend Gulf Coast in the fall 2017 academic term are eligible to apply. Applicants must have a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher and plan to take six or more credit hours. Applications must be 100% complete in order to be considered by the scholarship selection committee.

“Our scholarships can be used to help cover tuition, books and other educational costs,” said Dunkin McLane, Assistant Director of the GCSC Foundation. “Now is the time for students to start their applications to ensure that they are complete and submitted on time.”

To learn more about the scholarships offered and how to apply, please visit www.gcscfoundation.org/scholarships. For additional information, contact Dunkin McLane at 872.3810 or dmclane@gulfcoast.edu.


The Gulf Coast State College Foundation, Inc. is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization dedicated to providing scholarship opportunities and program support for students enrolled at Gulf Coast State College. The Foundation is committed to the belief that every deserving student merits a chance to continue his or her education regardless of cost.

The Foundation, with the support of individuals, businesses, other foundations and grants, has created and endowed hundreds of scholarships. For 50 years, the Foundation has served Gulf Coast State College by donating more than $13 million for scholarship and program support.