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Scholarships

Scholarships are available at Fletcher; however, they are limited.  The Financial Aid Office provides information and assistance to students in meeting their scholarship needs.

Fletcher Scholarships

When you apply for the scholarships below, please complete the Fletcher Scholarship Application.  For Spring 2018, please submit your application by noon January 5, 2018.  Students who submit applications after January 5 will be considered for Fall 2018.  The March 1 effective date begins after January 5, 2018.

 

It is important to note that:

THE FOLLOWING DOCUMENTS ARE REQUIRED TO BE CONSIDERED FOR ALL SCHOLARSHIPS THAT YOU ARE ELIGIBLE FOR

  • Completed Application Form
  • Copy of High School to date or College Transcript to date
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation

 

DEADLINE TO SUBMIT – March 1st

  • All applications & associated documents must be turned in by March 1st annually.
  • Students at the Schriever Campus may submit the application to the Enrollment Services.
  • Students at the St. Charles Campus may submit the application to Enrollment Services.
  • For questions, please contact the Financial Aid Office at financialaid@fletcher.edu or 985-448-7917.

 

Claude Daspit LPN Scholarship Fund: Applicants selected for this scholarship must be pursing the following degree option: Officially accepted into Practical Nursing. Requirements: 2.5 GPA, Full time or part time student

The Broadway Elder Living and Rehabilitation Scholarship: Applicants selected for this scholarship must be pursing the following degree options: Nursing, Nursing Assistant, and Practical Nursing. Requirements: 2.5 GPA, Full time student.

Follett Scholarships: Applicants selected for this scholarship must be pursing the following degree options: all. Requirements: 2.5 GPA, Full time or part time student. First time freshmen are encouraged to apply.

GAP Scholarship: This scholarship opportunity is for students who receive financial aid (Pell), but their aid falls short in covering all their expenses (i.e. textbooks, tuition and fees). They must have completed a minimum of 12 credit hours, be in good Academic Standing, Judicial Standing, and meet Financial Aid Satisfactory Academic Policy. Requirements: 2.0 GPA, part time student

George & Alice Clauer Scholarship: Applicants selected for this scholarship must be pursing the following degree option: Cardiopulmonary Care Science. Requirements: 2.75 GPA, Full time student (pending funding availability)

Gordon “Bubba” Dove: Applicants selected for this scholarship must be pursing the following degree options: Oil Service Industry, Machining, Welding, Marine Diesel, or a Business related field. Requirements: 2.5 GPA, Full time student

HAAS Scholarship: Applicants selected for this scholarship must be pursing the following degree option: Machine Tool. Requirements: 2.5 GPA, Full time student

Jared Gregory Scholarship: Applicants selected for this scholarship must be pursing  the following degree option: Integrated Production Technologies. Requirements: Must have graduated from Thibodaux High School, 2.5 GPA, Community Service, Full time student.

Stephanie Percle Single Parents Scholarship: Applicants selected for this scholarship must be pursing the following degree option: Nursing. Requirements: 3.0 GPA, Full time or part time student

United Veterans League Scholarship: Applicants selected for this scholarship must be pursing the following degree options: any. Requirements: A family member must be a veteran i.e. immediate to extended family member, must attach a copy of DD214 or proof of military service, and need based; Full time or part time student can apply

 

External Scholarships

AUTOMOTIVE AFTERMARKET SCHOLARSHIP CENTRAL: The University of the Aftermarket Foundation operates the Automotive Aftermarket Scholarships Central website and, along with more than 40 other automotive organizations, awards scholarships to students who apply online. Apply for Automotive Scholarships by the March 31, 2018 deadline at www.automotivescholarships.com.  Available scholarships range from $1,000-$10,000 and will be awarded to students attending colleges and ASE/NATEF certified post-secondary Automotive, Collision, HD, or Alternate Fuel programs. Completed applications must be submitted by 3/31/2018. The scholarships are open to full time post-secondary students. Graduating high school seniors and former recipients are welcome to apply. Each completed scholarship application is reviewed by the organizations where the student meets the qualifications.  Last year, more than 50 students received multiple awards from one application.

BIG SCHOLARSHIP: Bayou Industrial Group, Inc. (BIG) may award a scholarship to a high school senior who will be enrolled as a full-time student at Fletcher in the fall semester immediately following high school graduation. BIG sends scholarship rules and applications to each public and private high school in Lafourche, Terrebonne, and Assumption parishes in the spring with a stated deadline for submission.

BLUE STAR MOTHERS OF LOUISIANA CHAPTER 1 SCHOLARSHIP: The Camille Alyse Begnaud Military Scholarship for Educational Advancement – Big Dipper is awarded annually to retired, honorably discharged, active duty, or a member of the National Guard or Reserve. The scholarship is to provide financial assistance for service members, or veterans to aide in completing their educational goals without incurring excessive student loan debt. It’s just another way to say “thank you” to those who deserve it the most. Applications must be received at the BSM of Louisiana Chapter 1 office by March 31, 2018, to be considered for the award. Submissions received after the deadline will not receive consideration. The Scholarship Committee recommends that applications be sent via registered certified mail or email. The Scholarship Committee is not responsible for non-performance on the part of the mail. No faxed copies will be accepted.

DIAMOND HERBS SCHOLARSHIP:  Diamond Herbs offers $1,000 scholarship for full-time undergraduate students with minimum GPA 3.0. Deadline to apply May 1, 2018. For more information https://www.diamondherbs.co/student-scholarship/

FASTWEB: This is an external scholarship resource that links thousands of potential scholarships for students at schools across the world.

FINANCIAL AID OPPORTUNITIES FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES: Like all scholarships, general disability scholarships are awarded on many different criteria including merit, financial need, interests, or any other relevant criteria. The scholarships are available to all individuals with disabilities, though each will have different eligibility requirements, award amounts, and application processes. Click the link to find out more about each and how you can save on your education!

HORATIO ALGER ASSOCIATION CAREER & TECHNICAL SCHOLARSHIPS: The Career & Technical Scholarship Program is funded through the Horatio Alger Endowment Fund and the generosity of Association Chairman Emeritus and Endowment Fund President Walter Scott, Jr. Scholarships are awarded to students who have faced and overcome great obstacles in their lives who wish to pursue a career or technical education at an accredited non-profit post-secondary institution in the United States. For eligibility criteria click here.

2018 TYPOLOGY CENTRAL PERSONALITY TYPE SCHOLARSHIP: The scholarship is available to those who have completed at least 15 credit hours. Applications in all major fields of study are eligible.   ($2000/1st prize, $500/2nd prize) 1) An essay of at least 1000 words (personal statement about the use of personality type systems) 2) An easily readable copy of your transcript 3) a list of academic and/or non-academic awards and achievements. Deadline is April 23, 2018. https://www.typologycentral.com/forums/scholarship.php

SCHOLARSHIPS FOR MILITARY VETERANS: Many private companies and veteran service organizations award scholarships annually that help veterans go back to school. One such scholarship is the AMVET Scholarship Program. Eligible veterans can get up to $1,000 annually up to four years.

SHELL:  Applicants selected for this scholarship must be pursing the following degree options: Machine Tool, Electrical, IPT, and Welding. Requirements:  2.5 GPA, Full time or part time student

KARL JOBST SCHOLARSHIP: The Karl Jobst Scholarship was created to provide support aspiring dentists, dental hygienists and those who wish to work in academia at Fletcher Technical Community College! Students from all majors and areas of study are encouraged to apply.

To be eligible, each applicant will be asked to submit a short essay discussing your strengths and unique traits and how they will help you in the future. The award for this scholarship is $1,000 and all applications must be submitted by May 1st, 2018. At the conclusion of the application period, a committee will confer and select a winner by May 30, 2018. The $1,000 scholarship will be awarded by June 31, 2018. http://www.karljobstddscharity.com/

PURELAND SUPPLY SCHOLARSHIPPureland Supply is located in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania offering an annual $1000.00 scholarship to High School students interested in attending a Community College.  Here is a link to the scholarship on our website: https://www.purelandsupply.com/t-scholarship.aspx

RECOVERY VILLAGE HEALTH CARE SCHOLARSHIP: Offering a $1,000 award to students pursing a health-related degree program who have been personally affected by addiction. For more information visit https://www.therecoveryvillage.com/scholarships/

WOMEN’S BUSINESS ALLIANCE:  Applicant must be a female graduating high school in Terrebonne, Lafourche, or Assumption parishes. Applicant must be entering a Louisiana college in the year of graduation. Applicant must have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0. Applications are due by April 15 each year. For information http://www.wbahouma.org/Programs/Scholarships/

THIBODAUX SERVICE LEAGUE SCHOLARSHIP: Applicant is awarded for one semester  and must be a full time student in good standing and in at least his or her second year with a semester cumulative grade-point average of at least 2.5. Besides being of outstanding character and reputation, the applicant must have a background of volunteerism in the community or at Fletcher. The award is for $1500 and must be applied for prior to the fall and spring semester. Application must be submitted in person to Enrollment Services by April 24, 2018. Click here for the application.

TRANSCANADA COMMUNITY SCHOLARSHIPS: The TransCanada Community Scholarships program aims to develop the local workforce and foster positive relationships where we live, work and operate. As a signature program of our Education & Training community investment focus area, TransCanada Community will be awarding more than $600,000 in scholarships to students across North America in 2018.

  • TransCanada Community Leaders Scholarship – 100 scholarships X $1,000 – awarded to students who demonstrate a strong commitment to their communities through volunteerism, leadership and other activities.
  • TransCanada Indigenous Legacy Scholarship – 50 scholarships X $5,000 awarded to Indigenous students who are studying any academic disciplines. Students will be eligible to receive this scholarship year over year, assuming they remain enrolled.
  • TransCanada Trades Scholarship – 150 scholarships X $1,000 awarded to students who are studying trades relevant to the energy industry.

Students can answer five quick questions at TCScholarships.com to see if they pre-qualify to apply. The application window will close at 11:59:59 p.m. EST April 15, 2018.