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*NEW* ECG/EKG Technician Program Scholarship

Tue, 03/02/2021 - 8:51am

  GateWay Community College is pleased to announce the  ECG/EKG Technician Program Scholarship

  • Students must meet the following eligibility requirements:
  • Have a completed 2020-2021 FAFSA on file and have financial need.
  • Must be a Citizen, or Eligible Non-Citizen.
  • Must have Financial Aid Need.

Students must apply online.  User ID is your MEID and password.

Deadline for scholarship is March 19, 2021.

*NEW* Spanish Medical Interpreter

Tue, 03/02/2021 - 8:49am

  GateWay Community College is pleased to announce the  Spanish Medical Interpreter Scholarship

  • Students must meet the following eligibility requirements:
  • Have a completed 2020-2021 FAFSA on file and have financial need.
  • Must be a Citizen, or Eligible Non-Citizen.
  • Must have Financial Aid Need.

Students must apply online.  User ID is your MEID and password.

Deadline for scholarship is March 19, 2021.

*NEW* Phlebotomy Scholarship

Tue, 03/02/2021 - 8:47am

  GateWay Community College is pleased to announce the  Phlebotomy Scholarship

  • Students must meet the following eligibility requirements:
  • Have a completed 2020-2021 FAFSA on file and have financial need.
  • Must be a Citizen, or Eligible Non-Citizen.
  • Must have Financial Aid Need.

Students must apply online.  User ID is your MEID and password.

Deadline for scholarship is March 19, 2021.

*NEW* EMT Scholarship

Tue, 03/02/2021 - 8:46am

  GateWay Community College is pleased to announce the  EMT Scholarship

Students must meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • Have a completed 2020-2021 FAFSA on file and have financial need.
  • Must be a Citizen, or Eligible Non-Citizen.
  • Must have Financial Aid Need.

Students must apply online.  User ID is your MEID and password.

Deadline for scholarship is March 19, 2021.

*NEW* Physical Therapist Assisting (PTA) Program Scholarship

Fri, 02/19/2021 - 10:23am

GateWay Community College is pleased to announce the Physical Therapist Assisting Program Scholarship.


Students must meet the following eligibility requirements:
  • Have a completed 2019-2020 FAFSA on file and have financial need.
  • Must be a Physical Therapist Assisting Student at GateWay
  • Maintain a GWCC cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Must be a second year student
  • Must be a Citizen, or Eligible Non-Citizen

Students must apply online.
Scholarship deadline is March 5, 2021.

*NEW* EMT Scholarship

Thu, 01/07/2021 - 3:19pm

 GateWay Community College is pleased to announce the  EMT Scholarship

  • Students must meet the following eligibility requirements:
  • Have a completed 2020-2021 FAFSA on file and have financial need.
  • Must be enrolled in the EMT program at GateWay for the 2020-2021 Academic Year.
  • Must be a Citizen, or Eligible Non-Citizen.
  • Must have Financial Aid Need.
  • Must be in Academic Good Standing

Students must apply online.  User ID is your MEID and password.

Deadline for scholarship is January 18, 2021.

*NEW* Phlebotomy Scholarship

Thu, 01/07/2021 - 3:17pm

 GateWay Community College is pleased to announce the  Phlebotomy Scholarship

  • Students must meet the following eligibility requirements:
  • Have a completed 2020-2021 FAFSA on file and have financial need.
  • Must be enrolled in the Phlebotomy program at GateWay for the 2020-2021 Academic Year.
  • Must be a Citizen, or Eligible Non-Citizen.
  • Must have Financial Aid Need.
  • Must be in Academic Good Standing

Students must apply online.  User ID is your MEID and password.

Deadline for scholarship is January 18, 2021.

^NEW^ Spanish Medical Interpreter

Thu, 01/07/2021 - 3:15pm

 GateWay Community College is pleased to announce the  Spanish Medical Interpreter Scholarship

  • Students must meet the following eligibility requirements:
  • Have a completed 2020-2021 FAFSA on file and have financial need.
  • Must be enrolled in the Spanish Medical Interpreter program at GateWay for the 2020-2021 Academic Year.
  • Must be a Citizen, or Eligible Non-Citizen.
  • Must have Financial Aid Need.
  • Must be in Academic Good Standing

Students must apply online.  User ID is your MEID and password.

Deadline for scholarship is January 18, 2021.

*NEW* Hospital Central Services Scholarship

Fri, 12/18/2020 - 8:45am

GateWay Community College is pleased to announce the  Hospital Central Services Scholarship

  • Students must meet the following eligibility requirements:
  • Have a completed 2020-2021 FAFSA on file and have financial need.
  • Must be enrolled in the Hospital Central Services program at GateWay for the Fall 2020 semester.
  • Must be a Citizen, or Eligible Non-Citizen.
  • Must have Financial Aid Need.

Students must apply online.  User ID is your MEID and password.

Deadline for scholarship is January8, 2021.

*NEW* HUC Scholarship

Thu, 12/17/2020 - 3:05pm

 GateWay Community College is pleased to announce the HUC Scholarship.


Students must meet the following eligibility requirements:
  • Have a completed 2020-2021 FAFSA on file and have financial need.
  • Must be enrolled in the Health Unit Coordinator Program (HUC) at GateWay for the Spring 2021 semester
  • Must be a Citizen, or Eligible Non-Citizen
  • Must have Financial Aid Need

Students must apply online.  User ID is your MEID and password.
Application Deadline is February 28, 2022.

*NEW* Surgical Technology Scholarship

Thu, 12/17/2020 - 2:38pm

 GateWay Community College is pleased to announce the  Surgical Technology Scholarship.


Students must meet the following eligibility requirements:
  • Have a completed 2020-2021 FAFSA on file and have financial need.
  • Must be enrolled in the Surgical Technology program at GateWay for the Spring 2021 semester.
  • Must be a Citizen, or Eligible Non-Citizen.
  • Must have Financial Aid Need.

Students must apply online.  User ID is your MEID and password.
Deadline for scholarship is January 8, 2021

*NEW* Sonography Superstar Scholarship

Mon, 11/02/2020 - 2:40pm

 GateWay Community College is pleased to announce the Sonography Superstar Scholarship


Students must meet the following eligibility requirements:
  • Have a completed 20w0-201 FAFSA on file and have financial need.
  • Must be a Citizen, or Eligible Non-Citizen
  • Must be enrolled in the Sonography program
  • Must have a 2.5 GPA

Students must apply online.
Scholarship Opens Monday November 1, 2020Scholarship Closes Friday November 20, 2020

*NEW* STEM Scholarship for Veterans and Dependents

Wed, 09/02/2020 - 4:11pm

Are you a student pursuing a degree in the Science Technology Engineering or Math field?

GateWay Community College, sponsored by SEE4Vets, is awarding two $1000 scholarships for eligible STEM students.

 

For the criteria and how to apply, please click on the application.


Deadline is October 27, 2020.

*NEW* Fall 2020 Hospital Central Services Scholarship at GateWay

Wed, 09/02/2020 - 9:27am

GateWay Community College is pleased to announce the Fall 2020 Hospital Central Services Scholarship


Students must meet the following eligibility requirements:
  • Have a completed 2020-2021 FAFSA on file and have financial need.
  • Must be enrolled in the Hospital Central Services program at GateWay for the Fall 2020 semester.
  • Must be a Citizen, or Eligible Non-Citizen.
  • Must have Financial Aid Need.

Students must apply online.  User ID is your MEID and password.
Deadline for scholarship is September 16, 2020.

*NEW* Fall 2020 Surgical Technology Scholarship

Wed, 09/02/2020 - 9:19am

GateWay Community College is pleased to announce the Fall 2020 Surgical Technology Scholarship.


Students must meet the following eligibility requirements:
  • Have a completed 2020-2021 FAFSA on file and have financial need.
  • Must be enrolled in the Surgical Technology program at GateWay for the Fall 2020 semester.
  • Must be a Citizen, or Eligible Non-Citizen.
  • Must have Financial Aid Need.

Students must apply online.  User ID is your MEID and password.
Deadline for scholarship is September 16, 2020.

*NEW* Fall 2020 HUC Step Into Healthcare Scholarship

Mon, 08/17/2020 - 1:22pm

 GateWay Community College is pleased to announce the  Fall HUC Step Into Healthcare Scholarship


Students must meet the following eligibility requirements:
  • Have a completed 2020-2021 FAFSA on file and have financial need.
  • Must be enrolled in at the Health Unit Coordinator Program (HUC) at GateWay for the Fall 2020 semester
  • Must be a Citizen, or Eligible Non-Citizen
  • Must have Financial Aid Need

Students must apply online  User ID is your MEID and password.
Application Deadline is September 18, 2020.

*NEW* Maricopa Community Colleges Foundation's emergency assistance fund

Wed, 04/01/2020 - 11:47am
 Maricopa Community Colleges Foundation's emergency assistance fund is NOW OPEN and accepting applications.  The application can be found online.  

16th Annual ¡Lánzate! / Take Off! Travel Program

Wed, 04/01/2020 - 10:46am
The Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities and Southwest Airlines have announced applications are open for the 16th Annual ¡Lánzate! / Take Off! Travel Program. Online applications will be accepted from eligible college students through April 30, 2020, for the opportunity to receive travel awards.
HACU and Southwest Airlines will award roundtrip e-pass(es) to undergraduate and graduate students across the country who travel at least 200 miles from home to pursue a higher education and meet the eligibility criteria. Eligible students receive e-pass(es) for use to travel between home and college or university.

For detailed guidelines, eligibility requirements and to apply online, click here.

Deadline is April 30, 2020

Extended..Maricopa Community Colleges Foundation Application

Wed, 04/01/2020 - 10:29am
Hundreds of scholarships, one application!

Maricopa Community Colleges Foundation offers a variety of scholarships.  Students create one profile and can apply for hundreds of scholarships.  The scholarship application is now open for the Fall 2020 semester.  Student can apply here.

Deadline to apply is May 31, 2020.

*NEW* Spring 2020 Geckos In Action Civic Engagement Scholarship

Wed, 04/01/2020 - 10:24am
The Community Engagement scholarship recognizes GateWay students who have gone above and beyond to actively engage in their campus and community. To be eligible, students must participate in at least 25 hours of service-based, volunteer activities on or off campus over the course of the semester. Additionally, students must have completed the FAFSA, be able to demonstrate financial need, and be enrolled in at least 3 credit hours. GWECHS students who are enrolled in college classes are also eligible to apply.
Examples of activities to count toward the Geckos Connect Scholarship may include:
  • ·         Assisting with on-campus events
  • ·         Volunteering at community agencies
  • ·         Participating in campus-sponsored events off campus
  • ·         Service Learning projects
  • ·         Honors projects


Students must track their hours on a time sheet. Each event must be logged with a signature from an agency representative verifying the student’s participation.

Students who have completed these requirements will provide a short essay describing their favorite activity. Essays should include a brief description of the activity and the student’s role, how participating affected the student’s connection to their campus, community and peers, and why it matters. The best essays will demonstrate a clear connection between the activity and the student’s degree path, career goals, or personal passions. Winners will be chosen by a committee of college employees.
Please submit your essay and proof of community service online.
Scholarship deadline is May 15, 2020