Episode 26: Wake Tech Foundation Scholarships
Dr. Scott Ralls introduces you to Stephanie Lake, chief operating officer of the Wake Tech Foundation, and Candis Parker, Wake Tech alumna and chair-elect of the foundation's board.
In an engaging roundtable discussion, learn all you need to know about Wake Tech Foundation scholarships. Hear how they make pursuing an education affordable for many students while enabling the college to attract and retain talented students. Uncover how foundation scholarships may be designated to assist certificate, diploma or associate degree students in any curriculum program and may be based on financial need or academic merit, according to donor preference.
In an effort to support our community of learners, discover how you can establish an endowment or fund a scholarship annually to acknowledge student needs or accomplishments, honor or memorialize someone or create a corporate presence at Wake Tech.
After watching or listening to the episode, read the Wake Tech Foundation scholarship guidelines. Applicants need to submit only one application to be considered for all scholarships for which they qualify. Applications are accepted online from March 1 through April 30 for the following academic year.
Stephanie Lake is chief operating officer of the Wake Tech Foundation.
Candis Parker is a Wake Tech graduate and chair-elect of the Wake Tech Foundation's Board of Trustees.