The College of Coastal Georgia Alumni Association Scholarship

The College of Coastal Georgia Alumni Association Scholarship

Spring and Summer

The College of Coastal Georgia Alumni Association Scholarships are merit-based scholarships given to students nominated by an Alumni Association member. Founded in 2011, the Coastal Alumni Association has the vision to build lifelong ties to the college, and to one another, by cultivating pride in the institution. The Alumni Association Endowment for Scholarships was established in April of 2011 by the inaugural Alumni Advisory Committee to provide students with the resources that lead to successful educational career paths.

The number of scholarships awarded will be based on the earnings distributed to the spendable account. This scholarship is a one-year $2,000 merit award for incoming freshman, including transfer students, with a 2.9 GPA.

Criteria for the Alumni Association Scholarship:
• Full – time incoming freshman student enrolled in 12 hours or more.
• A minimum 2.9 GPA.
• Not enrolled in a Learning Support program
• Nominated by a member in good standing of the Alumni Association.
Preferential consideration will be given to legacies- applicants with a parent who is a graduate of the College and a member in good standing of the Coastal Alumni Association.

To apply, students should submit a cover letter, scholarship application, letter of nomination from the Alumni Association member who is not a member of the applicant’s immediate family and essay addressing the scholarship criteria and detailing the student’s qualifications for the scholarship.

Award
$2,000
Deadline
Supplemental Questions
  1. Recipients of this scholarship must be nominated by a member in good standing of the Alumni Association who is not a member of the applicant's immediate family. Please attach a copy of the recommendation letter below.
  2. Preference for this scholarship is given to applicants whose parent or guardian graduated from College of Coastal Georgia, Coastal Georgia Community College, or Brunswick Junior College.
    • Did your parent or guardian graduate from College of Coastal Georgia, Coastal Georgia Community College, or Brunswick Junior College?
    • If yes, what is your parent/guardian's name?
    • Is your parent/guardian a member of the College's Alumni Association?
    • What year did he/she graduate?