Enrollment Boost From Summer Pell

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** This article from Inside Higher ED references Wallace State  For many college students, summer is a time to pursue internships, work full-time or otherwise take a break from classes. Not so this year for many students at Louisiana community colleges. The state’s system of two-year institutions has seen a 10 percent increase in enrollment over…

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Wallace State’s Susan Copeland establishes endowed scholarship for Nursing students

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  HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Students at Wallace State Community College in need of some financial assistance to make their dream of becoming a nurse come true have will one more option in the form of a new scholarship. Susan Copeland, an instructor for the WSCC Department of Nursing, recently established the Susan M. Copeland Endowed…

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Application process opens soon for WSCC Future Foundation Scholarships

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Current and future students of Wallace State Community College can begin applying for 2018-2019 scholarships through the Wallace State Future Foundation on Thursday, Feb. 15. The online application process will continue through March 23, with dozens of scholarship opportunities available to students. “The Future Foundation was established to help fill the gaps…

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Mitchell gifts Wallace State Community College with $372,000 for endowed scholarship

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  HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Wallace State Community College Future Foundation recently accepted a $372,000 planned gift from the estate of the late Vervil Lovene Mitchell of Hanceville. “We are extremely humbled by Ms. Mitchell’s gift to the Wallace State Future Foundation,” said Suzanne Harbin, Director of Advancement at Wallace State. “Her thoughtfulness and foresight…

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Feb. 15 deadline to apply for 2018-2019 WSCC Scholarships

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The deadline to apply for Wallace State Community College Scholarships for the 2018-2019 academic year is fast approaching. Feb. 15 is the deadline to apply for the grants offered by the college. Wallace State offers six specific scholarships, with multiple awards given out for each. The scholarships offered include: Presidential Scholarships, Academic…

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Altec donates $5,000 to benefit Wallace State Welding

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  HANCEVILLE, Ala. —The Wallace State Future Foundation recently received a donation of $5,000 from Altec to assist female welding students in completing their education at Wallace State Community College. Altec is a leading manufacturer of utility equipment such as bucket trucks, cranes, tree equipment, etc., and employs a number of graduates from the Wallace…

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Wallace State-Oneonta campus offering new welding opportunity to single mothers in Blount County

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ONEONTA, ALA. –Wallace State-Oneonta is offering single mothers in Blount County an opportunity to jump start their welding careers, through a grant from the Women’s Fund of Greater Birmingham. The first five women to enroll in the program for the Spring 2018 semester can take advantage of this recently-established initiative. Candidates must be single mothers,…

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