Scholarships

The ALFRED APFEL and ROBERT MINUCCIANNI SCHOLARSHIP FUND

 

Applicants may include:

 

  • Students attending college.

  • Coating industry participants who are currently employed in the coatings industry and who are members of the GGSCT or dependents of members.

  • Coatings industry participants attending short courses for tuition only.

 

All applicants must also declare a vocational interest or be involved in an occupation that is viable to the coatings industry.

ELIGIBILITY

 

  • The student’s parent or guardian must be a member is good standing with the GGSCT. Preference will be given to applicants whose sponsor is currently active in GGSCT meetings.

  • Industry applicants must be GGSCT members.

APPLICATION - Applicants must submit the following:

  • Official application form

  • Students – official copies (no photocopies) of high school transcripts showing grades of all classes attended in all schools.

  • College students – current college students should in addition to (2), submit transcripts of grades for all college classes taken to date.

  • A letter of 200-300 words describing past school and extracurricular activities, past work experience and future career plans.

  • Industry participants must submit a letter of 100-200 words describing why they want to take the short course.

DEADLINES

  • Short course applications are accepted throughout the year.

  • College scholarship applications and all supporting documentation must be submitted no later than July 31st, 2019 for the 2019-2020 year.

 

 

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE FOLLOWING 2019 GGSCT SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS

      Student Recipients

  • Kyle Avery - Aerospace Engineering - University of California San Diego

  • Mitch Avery - Software Engineering - San Jose State University

  • Christopher Chang - Communications with a Minor in Business - San Jose State University

  • Sawyeh Sohrabi - Health Science - Chabot College / Las Positas College

  • Shawhien Sohrabi - Computer Science - South Seattle College

  • Brandon Turk - Statistics MS - University of Georgia

       Member Recipients

  • Jose Pena - Morgan Advanced Ceramics - Psychology - California State University East Bay