Programs Supported

Student Scholarship Program
Over 100 scholarships are awarded each year to deserving students. The PCC Foundation currently houses 57 Scholarship Endowments and a number of annual scholarships in an effort to provide funds for many PCC students. For more information, visit the Scholarship Program page.

Student Incentive Program
This program encourages students graduating from the College’s GED program to continue their education in a degree/diploma curriculum by funding the student’s first class and textbook. For more information, visit the Student Incentive Program page.

Ambassador Program
Three Ambassadors are selected to represent the College and the PCC Foundation at various College functions. They are also called upon to assist faculty and staff throughout the year. The PCC Foundation provides each Student Ambassador with a $2,000 scholarship, College shirt and name tag. For more information, visit the Student Ambassador Program page.

Mini-Grant Program
This program is designed to provide seed money for creative and innovative projects that benefit PCC students, the College and the community. Supported projects are expected to become self-sustaining over time. For more information, visit the Mini-Grant Program page.

Professional Development
The PCC Foundations provides funding for professional development opportunities for full-time and part-time faculty and staff at PCC. This program benefits the College’s employees, as well as the student and community by maintaining a high level of quality in instruction and services. For more information, visit the Professional Development Assistance page.

Excellence in Teaching
The PCC Foundation rewards faculty members who go above and beyond in their program of study. A peer-based committee reviews the submitted portfolios and makes award recommendations. For more information, visit the Faculty and Staff Excellence Program page.

Excellence in Service
Up to two staff members are selected from a pool of nominations to receive the staff excellence award each year. The recipients of this award demonstrate a high level of commitment to the institution and the community. For more information, visit the Faculty and Staff Excellence Program page.

Special Allocations
Building Projects, such as the most recent facility constructed on the Person County Campus, the Technical Education Building, receive funding through the PCC Foundation.

Renovation Projects, including new carpeting in the WorkForce Training Center in Roxboro to enhance the atmosphere of learning, may be funded through the PCC Foundation.

Friends of the College events are held in an effort to promote the College throughout the community.

Institutional Projects that can no longer be funded through the state are given consideration from the PCC Foundation.

PCC Alumni Partnership receives funding in an effort to create a lasting relationship with the students of yesterday and today.