Scholarship Success Stories

The Foundation partners with businesses, individuals, and civic organizations in the community to make a positive impact on students' lives. Through this partnership, the Foundation has developed a scholarship program. Because of our donors, the Foundation is able to fund programs and provide equipment to enhance the academic experience at SCC. Read below to hear from several of the recipients who have benefited from a Foundation scholarship. See a few of the enhancements made possible by our donors.

Scholarships

Art Department Guest Speaker Series

Art Department Guest Speaker Series

SCC students were provided with the opportunity to meet and learn from professional artists as well as

Graphing Calculators

Graphing Calculators

Through an anonymous donation, 70 graphing calculators were made available to the Math Department.

Hill Rom Stretcher and two surface mount headwall systems

Hill Rom Stretcher and two surface mount headwall systems

The Foundation of Geriatric Education made it possible for SCC's Nursing Department to purchase equipment enhancing the active learning process for hundreds of students each year.

Makerbot

Makerbot

Funded by a grant from the SCC Foundation, MakerBot is allowing computer-aided design students see their designs become 3-D models.

Meet Cody

Meet Cody

Whether he chooses to pursue teaching or criminal justice, Cody will be leaving his impression on our community.

Meet Lingru, Future International Business Woman

Meet Lingru, Future International Business Woman

Lingru moved to the United States from China and enrolled in an English as a Second Language course at SCC. She is now successfully continuing her education, majoring in international business.

Meet Megan, Future Medical Surgery Technician

Meet Megan, Future Medical Surgery Technician

After leaving the marketing field to stay home with her son, Megan knew that she was in need of a career change. She is now enrolled in SCC's nursing program and eager to begin a second career as a medical surgery technician.

Meet Micah, Future Teacher

Meet Micah, Future Teacher

Micah plans to impact his community by motivating future generations to succeed.

Meet Noro, Future International Consultant

Meet Noro, Future International Consultant

Noro is committed to aid in the development of Africa through effective, modern institutions of criminal justice administration and law enforcement.

Meet Rob, Future Water Treatment Specialist

Meet Rob, Future Water Treatment Specialist

Rob returned to SCC to complete his GED and then enrolled in natural science classes. After SCC, he plans to transfer to a four-year university and earn a degree that will qualify him to work as a water treatment specialist.

Meet Ryan, Future Talent Manager

Meet Ryan, Future Talent Manager

Ryan is an aspiring talent manager who knows that it will take hard work and determination to achieve his dreams.

Meet Stephanie, Future Radiology Technician

Meet Stephanie, Future Radiology Technician

Earning her GED was an accomplishment Stephanie felt was necessary for her personal satisfaction and to live by example for her children. She continued her education and will soon be a radiology technician.

Vernier LabQuest equipment

Vernier LabQuest equipment

With funding from the SCC Foundation, these portable machines are providing students with quick data results which results in a longer period of active learning in the classroom environment.

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Save the date for the 18th annual Presidents Classic Golf Scramble - Monday, September 29, 2014.

The 5th Annual Rhythm & Ribs raises $47,000.

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Mini-grants

In 2011, the Foundation awarded $15,000 to enhance the SCC learning experience. Check out the funded mini-grants.