HGTC Foundation Receives Wells Fargo Endowment Funding
Wells Fargo Scholarship will help HGTC students in need of assistance.
(CONWAY, SC) – The Horry-Georgetown Technical College (HGTC) Foundation is pleased to announce that Wells Fargo recently presented a $15,000 grant to support scholarship funding for the College. The fund was established by Wells Fargo to aid HGTC students who are in need of financial assistance.
“Wells Fargo is proud to support students with the financial assistance needed to obtain a valuable education at HGTC,” said Mr. Dale Zeglin, Wells Fargo Senior Vice President. “This scholarship can provide the funding that is sometimes so desperately needed by students struggling financially. We hope to do our part as an organization to equip the next generation and build stronger communities that make a lasting difference and brighter future for the Myrtle Beach area.”
A candidate for the scholarship award must be in need of financial assistance and must be a resident of Horry and Georgetown counties. The Wells Fargo Scholarship may be used for tuition, books, supplies, or other educational expenses. Students must have a GPA of 2.0 or higher and must complete a FAFSA form to be eligible for any scholarship.
Students must submit applications to the HGTC Financial Aid Office and selection of the awardees will be made by the College Scholarship Committee. The HGTC Financial Aid Office will ensure the awardees receive the proper credit through the College Business Office.
Scholarships will be awarded for the fall semester 2020.
For more information about the Wells Fargo Scholarship and to apply for assistance, contact the HGTC Financial Aid Office at 843-349-5251.
To reach the HGTC Foundation, call 843-477-2105 or visit the website.
Mr. Dale Zeglin, Wells Fargo Senior Vice President, presents $15,000 endowment check to the HGTC Foundation for Scholarships.
(left to right)
Liza Hall, Wells Fargo Community Banking District Manager
Dale Zeglin, Wells Fargo Senior Vice President
Dr. Marilyn M. Fore, HGTC President; and
Tony Hirsh, HGTC Foundation Vice Chairman
Horry-Georgetown Technical College (HGTC) offers college transfer and skilled associate degree programs in more than 65 fields of study, and many with online class options. Nearly all programs feature internships that lead to jobs. Ninety-five percent of students either transfer to earn advanced degrees or start careers in their respective fields of study. Horry-Georgetown Technical College prohibits discrimination against students and employees. Please direct discrimination and accessibility issues to the Office of Student Affairs at (843) 349-5228.
For additional information about HGTC, call (843) 347-3186.