The College offers a limited number of institutional scholarships to qualified students. The types of scholarships awarded include Institutional, Achievement and Career Technical. Students may only apply for one (1) scholarship type. A scholarship application may be completed online or obtained in the Office of Financial Aid. Scholarship applications should be completed properly and submitted to the Office of Financial Aid by the announced deadline. Scholarships are awarded on a term-by-term basis, upon availability, for one (1) program only. The scholarships awarded by the College cover the cost of tuition and fees only. Additional information about scholarships can be obtained from the Office of Financial Aid at either 334-420-4317.
A limited number of Institutional Scholarships are awarded to high school graduates, GED recipients and first-time Trenholm students with a cumulative Grade-Point Average (CGPA) of 2.5 or above. Specific application procedures and guidelines are available in the Financial Aid office. The completed scholarship application must be submitted to the Financial Aid office, with the required documentation, by the specified deadline dates. All Institutional Scholarship recipients must maintain a 2.5 cumulative Grade-Point Average (CGPA). For additional information, contact the Financial Aid Office at 334-420-4317.
Achievement scholarships are awarded to interested students currently enrolled at the College who have earned a minimum of 12 credit hours with a cumulative Grade-Point Average (CGPA) of 3.50 or better. Specific application procedures and guidelines are available in the Financial Aid Office. The completed scholarship application must be submitted to the Financial Aid Office, with the required documentation, by the specified deadline dates. Achievement Scholarship recipients are required to maintain a 3.50 cumulative Grade-Point Average (CGPA) throughout their enrollment at the College. For additional information, contact the Financial Aid Office at 334-420-4317.
Career Technical Scholarships
Career Technical scholarships are available to students through recommendation of a career technical center director. The director will have the authority to approve one scholarship on an annual basis during the months of April and May of each year. In order to be eligible for consideration, students must have a cumulative Grade-Point Average of 2.5 or better, complete the College’s Application for Admissions, Scholarship Application form, and the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and provide all required documents by the specified deadlines. For additional information, contact the Financial Aid Office at 334-420-4317.
Beverly Ross Memorial Scholarship
Any student who has a GPA between 2.00 and 2.49 whereas the GPA does not accurately reflect his/her scholastic capability and achievement; or, any student who has a special needs/hardship situation. The applicant must draft an essay detailing their special needs or hardship. In special circumstances, this award may be increased.
Trenholm Foundation Scholarships
Foundation Scholarship Information and Application
The Trenholm State Foundation annually awards scholarships to help students achieve their goals of becoming highly-trained competitors in the workforce. Applicants must meet the following criteria:
- Must be a U. S. citizen or eligible noncitizen
- Must be a full-time student (12 credit hours or more per semester) at Trenholm State Community College
- Must have a minimum cumulative Grade-Point Average (CGPA) of 2.5 or better
- Must submit a 500-word essay (typed) to include his/her career goals, why he/she should be considered for a scholarship and the need for a scholarship
The following types of scholarships are available through the Trenholm State Foundation:
- Dr. H. Councill Trenholm Scholarship (Financial Need)
- Jerry Joyce First-Generation College Student Memorial Scholarship
- Samuel Munnerlyn Student Leadership Scholarship
- Dr. Anthony L. Molina Memorial Academic Excellence Scholarship
- Mary and Marshall Anderson Health Services Technology Memorial Scholarship
- Mary and Marshall Anderson Academic Excellence in Health Services Technology Memorial Scholarship
- James Bates Humanitarian Scholarship
- Special Needs/Hardship Scholarship
- Nancy Priester Cox Memorial Scholarship
Individuals may contact the Office of Financial Aid at 334-420-4321 for additional information.
Financial Aid Opportunities for Students with Disabilities
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