Clyde & Sandra Strickland General Scholarship

Is your dream career within reach, but you’ve encountered some obstacles along the way? Do you have an unusual financial challenge or a personal situation that is limiting your ability to complete your college education?

Local philanthropists and business owners, Clyde and Sandra Strickland established a general scholarship fund in 2011 to help Gwinnett Tech students pay for college expenses including tuition, books or program supplies.

To date, more than 130 students have taken their studies to the next level with help from this scholarship!

Gwinnett Tech students can apply for this scholarship if you:
• Have been accepted into a certificate, diploma or degree program of study, and
• Have a minimum 2.5 GPA.

If you have any questions, please contact Sheila Brookshaw in the Foundation Office at or (678) 226-6263.

Clyde and Sandra Strickland
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please submit an essay of *approximately 300 words* (typed and double-spaced) expressing how the scholarship will benefit you in your future educational plans and career goals. Include any additional information or factors such as unusual financial or personal circumstances that you believe should be considered by the Selection Committee reviewing your application.