E. B. Parker Memorial Scholarship

J.R. Hobbs Company created this scholarship to honor the memory of E.B. Parker. E.B. “Bud” Parker purchased J.R. Hobbs Company from Mr. J.R. Hobbs in 1971 with the goal of building the company into an industry leader when it came to HVAC in multifamily construction. He is remembered as a kind leader who laid the groundwork for what the company has become today.

Eligibility Requirements:
In order to qualify for a scholarship provided from the J.R. Hobbs Scholarship Fund, a student must:

  • Be a student at Gwinnett Technical College enrolled in the HVAC Program

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.

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