Foundation News and Events
HCFFRF gives $1000 annually in scholarship money for two deserving Horry County Residents completing the Fire Service or Emergency Medical programs with Horry Georgetown Technical College. Apply here
HGTC announced a new cybersecurity grant program through with the Office of Naval Research (ONR) and an educational partnership with the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center (SPAWARSYSCEN) Atlantic.
HGTC Faculty, Staff, and Students donated new socks to benefit New Directions of Horry County.
The Sun News, together with Horry-Georgetown Technical College, held its first subscriber-only event at the International Culinary Institute of Myrtle Beach on Friday October 26, 2018.
Some high school students across our area are already earning college credits, thanks to a program at HGTC. One of them is ready to use her STEM education to serve others.
CresCom Bank recently pledged $15,000 to support scholarships for Horry-Georgetown Technical College’s Technical Scholars program. The Technical Scholars program allows high school juniors and seniors to take college courses that count towards high school and college credit, and in turn allows for a smooth transition to college.
Dr. Tim Hardee, South Carolina Technical College System President, tour our state by bike (spanning 800 miles in 12 days) and visiting all the technical colleges to raise money for the SC Technical College System.
This summer, Horry-Georgetown Technical College students Jessica Edwards and Hailey Gibbins have embarked upon a new adventure! They are measuring black walnut trees in Nebraska as part of a forestry research project.
Neyle Wilson, President of the Horry-Georgetown Technical College Foundation, gives us a history lesson on how the college was founded. The school has really grown since the 60s-70s and all their programs are fully accredited.
This summer, eight HGTC Forestry and Wildlife students worked at the Blackfeet Indian Reservation in Montana with the United States Department of Interior's Bureau of Indian Affairs.
Charles Granger volunteers at the inaugural U.S. Senior Women's Open at Chicago Golf Club.
As heating and cooling companies in Horry and Georgetown counties face a technician shortage, Horry-Georgetown Technical College is helping bridge that gap.
The journey to become an electrical lineworker just became a little easier with the creation of the new Santee Electric Cooperative Lineworker Diversity Scholarship.
Tony and Allyson Hirsh joined College President Dr. Marilyn Fore and Foundation President Neyle Wilson to honor the 2017 scholarship recipients.