New and returning students who plan to attend Wayne Community College for the fall 2017 semester may apply for Foundation of Wayne Community College scholarships during the month of April.
Scholarship applications are available in the Foundation office in the Dogwood Building on the college’s main campus in Goldsboro and can be printed from www.waynecc.edu/foundation/ scholarships.
Students seeking Foundation scholarships are required to apply for federal financial aid and can do so online at www.fafsa.ed.gov or obtain materials from the WCC Financial Aid Office. To reach the WCC Financial Aid Office, call (919) 739-6735.
The Foundation assisted 344 students with 544 scholarships worth more than $393,000 for the summer 2016, fall 2016, and spring 2017 semesters. In addition to raising and dispersing funds for scholarships, it provides funding for innovative campus projects and employee recognition, and offers cultural programs for the community.
Wayne Community College is a public, learning-centered institution with an open-door admission policy located in Goldsboro, N.C. As it works to develop a highly skilled and competitive workforce, the college serves around 12,000 individuals annually as well as businesses, industry, and community organizations with high quality, affordable, accessible learning opportunities, including more than 70 college credit programs.
WCC’s mission is to meet the educational, training, and cultural needs of the communities it serves.