Scholarship Information

PCC Foundation Scholarship Application

The online application is available by clicking here. All applications are due by 10/22.

If you are preparing to submit an application in the future, you will also need
  • 2 letters of recommendation
  • H.S. and previous college transcripts


Golden Leaf Scholarship
Due to Financial Aid Office on October 2.
Click here for application.

Scholarship Instructions

Scholarship applications are due: Thursday, October 22, 2015.

It is helpful if you do the following before completing the online application:
  1. Have a valid PCC Student ID #.  You must apply to PCC in order to get this ID #.
  2. Obtain your unofficial transcripts and two letters of recommendation so that they may be uploaded at the time you apply.
  3. Have a valid email (preferably your PCC email address) available at the time you apply.
  4. Complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) and have accurate financial information available when you apply.

Students will be contacted via the email they provide in the scholarship application.  All recipients will be required to sign an acceptance form and write a thank you letter to the scholarship sponsor.

Other Scholarship Opportunities:
Some scholarships, such as the Golden Leaf and State Employees Credit Union scholarships are available from the Financial Aid Office.  It is suggested that you visit the Financial Aid Office Scholarship Board regularly to learn about new opportunities.  In addition, check your PCC email often.  If we learn of new scholarships available outside of PCC, we will inform students via email.
The Piedmont Community College Foundation, Inc. administers certain private scholarships. Determination and selection of scholarship recipients is the sole responsibility of the Foundation.


The Financial Aid Office administers the following North Carolina Community College Scholarship Programs: 


  • Wells Fargo Technical Scholarship Program
  • Rodney B. Powell Memorial Scholarship
  • Golden LEAF Scholars Program
  • State Employees Credit Union Scholarship Program
  • Allen Ryan Todd Scholarship Program

See the financial aid office for additional information.