Scholarships are available at Fletcher; however, they are limited. The Financial Aid Office provides information and assistance to students in meeting their scholarship needs.
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 email@example.com 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 Gravois 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
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. 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, 2019, 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.
COMMUNITY SERVICES BLOCK GRANT (CSBG): Lafourche Parish Office of Community Action – program goals – CSBG is designed to address the needs of low-income individuals, to improve living conditions and increase self-sufficiency. The Lafourche Parish Office of Community Action is committed to providing services and activities that will facilitate in addressing the needs of those meeting eligibility requirements. Services and activities include training on employment, education, budgeting/financial planning, housing, nutrition, etc. Services: one month’s rent mortgage, utility disconnections, lodging, food vouchers, commodity distribution, tuition/books, school/work uniforms, client education, and referrals. Contact Lafourche Parish Government 985-537-7603
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. 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
KALU YALA SCHOLARSHIP: The Kalu Yala scholarship was created with the future entrepreneurs and business people at Fletcher Technical Community Collegein mind. We hope that this scholarship helps someone get a little closer to their dream career. Applicants will be required to write a 500-word essay to be considered for this $1000 scholarship. A committee will select one winner based on their essay at the end of December 2018. To be eligible for the Kalu Yala Scholarship you have to meet one of the following criteria: High school senior that has been accepted into a college or university. Current college or university student that is not in their final semester. This includes all education levels (undergraduate, graduate, post-graduate). Guidelines: To apply for this scholarship you must write a 500-word essay on the topic: “The Main Benefits of Studying Abroad”. Deadline: December 31, 2018 Please let your students know about our scholarship and give them this link to apply: http://kaluyalascholarship.com/
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, 2019. At the conclusion of the application period, a committee will confer and select a winner by May 30, 2019. The $1,000 scholarship will be awarded by June 31, 2018. http://www.karljobstddscharity.com/
MARK ALVARADO SCHOLARSHIP: was created to help the future generations get the education they need to survive once they enter adulthood. It’s no secret that the cost of education is always increasing and Mark Alvarado has made it his mission to take at least a small part of the burden off of one student’s shoulder each year. Applicants will have to submit a 500-word essay in order to apply for this scholarship. Full details can be found at http://markalvaradoscholarship.com/ Submission Deadline is January 31, 2019
PURELAND SUPPLY SCHOLARSHIP: Pureland 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/
RUSTY TWEED DRUG FREE SCHOLARSHIP: The Rusty Tweed Drug Free Scholarship was created to help encourage our younger generation to pursue their dream of obtaining their degree. This is the 2nd annual scholarship. High school seniors that have been accepted into a college or a university and current college and university students are encouraged to apply. To apply for the Rusty Tweed Drug Free Scholarship please create a 500-word essay on the following topic: “What creative ways can you come up with to promote drug free living?” Submission Deadline: April 30, 2019. http://www.rustytweeddrugfreescholarship.com/
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 2019. 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.