Scholarships Available for Technical Degrees

Students entering certain technical programs at Wayne Community College are eligible for scholarships that will pay for their classes.

The college’s “Top 10” Scholarship Program is designed to encourage students to study and go into careers in air conditioning, heating and refrigeration; General Motors automotive systems; collision repair and refinishing; criminal justice/latent evidence; emergency management;  medical laboratory; medical office administration/medical coding; networking; pharmacy technology, or sustainable agriculture.

These annual scholarships provide full- or part-time in-state tuition and fees while pursuing one of the designated diplomas or degrees at the college. Recipients must maintain a 2.5 grade point average and pass 67 percent of attempted credits.

Priority deadline for applying for this scholarship is Thursday, June 26. Applications received after that date will be considered on a funds-available basis. The exception is for the Medical Laboratory Technology program; priority deadline for that program is Dec. 1, 2014.

For more details and an application form, go to or contact the WCC Financial Aid Office at (919) 739-6735 or

Wayne Community College is a public, two-year college with an open-door admission policy located in Goldsboro, N.C. As it works to develop a highly skilled and competitive workforce, it serves 15,000 individuals annually as well as businesses, industry and community organizations with high quality, affordable, accessible learning opportunities, including more than 100 college credit programs.

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