Cleveland State Community College Foundation Scholarships Deadline Is June 1

Saturday, May 18, 2013

The deadline for Cleveland State Community College Foundation Scholarships is just around the corner. June 1 is the priority deadline for students to submit their scholarship applications.  

To qualify for the Foundation Scholarship, applicants must be a resident of Tennessee, high school, or GED graduate and be admitted to Cleveland State Community College in a degree or certificate program. In order to qualify, students must have: a 2.5 college G.

P.A. if already a college student OR a 2.5 high school G.P.A. and a 19 on the ACT OR a 500 on the GED.

Students should submit a copy of their most recent transcript, either from college, high school, or GED, and provide a statement of circumstances explaining what they plan to use the scholarship funds for. Meeting minimum criteria does not guarantee a scholarship award.

Cleveland State Community College strives to make college affordable to everyone interested in higher education. Each year, the Cleveland State Community College Foundation provides a number of scholarships based on academic achievement and need. These scholarships make college more accessible to students who might not otherwise be able to attend.

The CSCC Foundation is made up of community leaders who believe in education and support the mission of Cleveland State. Established in 1971, the Foundation has awarded over $3.9 million in scholarships to almost 6,000 students.

For more information on the Foundation Scholarship, contact the Office of Enrollment Services at 478-6213. 


Georgia Northwestern Cosmetology Students Host Spa Day For Outreach Volunteers

Students from Georgia Northwestern Technical College’s (GNTC)  Cosmetology program on the Floyd County Campus hosted a special Valentine’s Spa Day for women from the Floyd Training Center and Highland Rivers Outreach that volunteer regularly for Angle Express, Inc. The students provided free  haircuts, hair styling, makeup services, and full service manicures and ... (click for more)

St. Nicholas School Receives Steinway Select K-12 Designation

St. Nicholas School is the first school in Tennessee to receive the Steinway Select K-12 designation. A celebration of this distinction is scheduled for 2 p.m. Wednesday, with a prgram featuring student musicians as well as performances by two Steinway artists, Gloria Chien and Ning An. Afterwards, there will be a reception and the opportunity to tour the music studios in the ... (click for more)

Boyd Says He Is Not On Witch Hunt Against CVB, But Intends To Seek Full Audit Of Agency; Graham Backs Visitors Bureau 100%

County Commission Finance Chairman Tim Boyd has told Chattanooga Visitors Bureau President Bob Doak that he is "not on a witch hunt" against the CVB, but he said he intends to seek a full audit of the agency. He said he was inspired to "take an even closer look" at the Visitors Bureau after he said Mr. Doak "unleashing a fire storm of emails condemning my accusations." ... (click for more)

Man, Child Killed In Crash On Highway 136 In Walker County; 2nd Child Who Was Seriously Injured Dies On Monday

A man and an unrestrained five-year-old child were killed when a vehicle went out of control on Highway 136 in Walker County on Saturday. A 10-year-old in the car was seriously injured, and later died on Monday. The driver was thrown from the van and was dead at the scene. The five-year-old was trapped in the vehicle and also died at the wreck site at Ponder Creek Road. ... (click for more)

Judge Doug Meyer Lived A Full Life Helping Many

I was sadden to learn of the death of Judge Doug Meyer.  Judge Meyer retired from the Criminal Court bench here in 2006.  Prior to that he had been the Chattanooga city judge for several years.  As a young attorney I tried many cases in front of Judge Meyer.  Also while I was awaiting my case to be tried, I would observe him on the bench.  Judge Meyer ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Blackburn Good As Gone

I didn’t know until I read John Adams’ column in the Knoxville News-Sentinel that one person who doesn't personally know UTC Athletic Director David Blackburn said he heard he has a drinking problem. I also didn’t know that “the best thing to ever happen to UTC athletics” had health problems, according to a second person who does not personally know him. It is also being said David ... (click for more)