Ina Wheeler Norton Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements:
In order to qualify for the Ina Wheeler Norton Scholarship, a student must:

  • Have been admitted into an associate degree program at Gwinnett Technical College in the field of Health Sciences;
  • Have a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA;
  • Submit an essay of 300 words (typed and double-spaced) that: 1)Explains how your degree of study will benefit you in your educational and career pursuits in a Health Science field; 2) Shares your academic path and career plans; 3) Includes other relevant information (such as unusual financial or personal circumstances) which you feel are important for the Selection Committee to consider in its evaluation;

Applications cannot be processed unless all required documentation is attached to the application at time of submittal.

Scholarship funds are to be used for tuition, books, and program supplies used solely for the benefit of the individual receiving the scholarship. Before funds will be disbursed, the Foundation office must receive a note of thanks from the recipient to the donor(s).

The Gwinnett Tech Foundation committee will select and notify the scholarship recipients.

If the recipient fails to enroll, withdraws from college, or does not maintain eligibility requirements, the Gwinnett Tech Foundation will select another student if time permits; otherwise, funds will be held in the donor’s account to be carried over to the next semester.