The Georgia Northwestern Specialized University (GNTC) Foundation awarded $10,900 in scholarships to 26 learners. Scholarships concerning $250 and $500 were being awarded to students to support in shelling out for slide semester at GNTC.

“We are delighted that we were ready to double the sum of scholarships to college students this yr,” said GNTC President Dr. Heidi Popham. “The target of the GNTC Basis is to have a actual effect on student achievement. I imagine we are looking at that happen.”

The 2020 GNTC Basis Drop Scholarships were being awarded to:

Jonatan Barron, Whitfield Murray Campus Kelsey Binnion, Floyd County Campus Candie Brown, Walker County Campus Jayson Cantrell, Floyd County Campus Takara Cole, Floyd County Campus Amy Crawford, Floyd County Campus Matthew Dunn, Whitfield Murray Campus Tatiana Edwards, Floyd County Campus Megan Edwards, Floyd County Campus Elsa Galvan Huerta, Whitfield Murray Campus Sarah Environmentally friendly, Walker County Campus Tamisha Harris, Floyd County Campus Leticia Olvera, Whitfield Murray Campus Tyler Simpson, Walker County Campus Hannah Smith, Walker County Campus Chelsea Stanfield, Floyd County Campus Raeann Watkins, Floyd County Campus and Brandie Wooten, Floyd County Campus.

Shelby Snow of the Floyd County Campus acquired the B.J. Pharr Scholarship. The two recipients of the Rome Dwelling Builders Association Scholarship were Chelsey Foster, Floyd County Campus, and Jonathon Pearson, Gordon County Campus. The two recipients of the Brands Education and learning Foundation Scholarship were Norberto Castaneda-Vazquez, Floyd County Campus, and Joshua Lopez, Whitfield Murray Campus.

The Shannen Ferry Scholarship was awarded to Amy Crawford, Floyd County Campus. The recipient of the Susan Lynn Eco-friendly Scholarship was Shadow Youngblood, Catoosa County Campus. Sarita Vaughn, Walker County Campus, received the Charles and Donna Estes Scholarship and Dustyn Morgan, Walker County Campus, obtained the Tommy Wilson Tools Scholarship.

The GNTC Foundation was founded to inspire private contributions in order to develop and sustain exceptional educational and guidance systems at the university. Donations to the Foundation aid areas of institutional will need together with scholarships to deserving pupils, equipment buys, elements for the library, and personnel growth.

The Basis Trustees are Valerie Brown, Whitfield County Linda Case, Dade County Jay LeGrande, Polk County Gary McConnell, Chattooga County Sherrie Patterson, Murray County Damon Raines, Walker County Becky Redd, Gordon County Mitch Sanford, Whitfield County Jay Nonetheless, Whitfield County Wil Stiles, Catoosa County Scott Tucker, Floyd County Carolyn Walker, Walker County and Doris White, Walker County.

GNTC students can use for Foundation scholarships by means of the university site. College students will need to build an account with GNTC Award Spring and their profile will be matched with scholarships for which they are suitable. For a total listing of scholarships, pay a visit to the GNTC Foundation webpage at GNTC.edu.

Ga Northwestern Technical Higher education provides top quality workforce education and learning to the citizens of Northwest Georgia. Pupils have the option to receive an affiliate diploma, diploma, or a certificate in business enterprise, well being, industrial, or public services job paths. This previous year, 12,454 persons benefited from GNTC’s credit rating and noncredit packages. With an annual credit rating enrollment of 7,730 learners, GNTC is the greatest school in Northwest Ga. GNTC has an extra enrollment of 4,724 men and women by way of adult education, continuing education, company and industry coaching, and Ga Brief Start off. GNTC is a device of the Technical College Technique of Georgia and an Equal Opportunity Institution