The Gaston College Scholars Award is a need-based scholarship awarded to one graduate at each public high school, Adult High School and GED program in the Gaston College service area. This one-time $1,000 scholarship is awarded to deserving students seeking an education at Gaston College to help cover the costs associated with tuition, fees and books.

Each high school will select a scholarship recipient and submit the name to Gaston College. Students should submit their application to the high school by April 1. Questions about the application process should be directed to the high school guidance counselor or scholarship manager. Scholarship recipients will be notified by their high school.

Gaston College Scholars

The Gaston College Scholars Award

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  • The scholarship award is to be used at Gaston College and is non-transferable
  • Students must enroll full-time (12 credit hours or more) at Gaston College
  • Scholarship funds must be used during the current academic year at Gaston College
  • Funds will be disbursed during Fall and Spring semesters ($500 each term) to the student’s Gaston College account