Piggly Wiggly/Western Union Scholarship

Established in 2013 by Piggly Wiggly Carolina Company, Inc. and the Western Union Foundation, the fund assists students enrolled in selected programs of study.

Eligibility Criteria: To be considered for this scholarship, an applicant:

1) must be a new, returning or continuing student;
2) must be enrolled in the one of the following associate degree programs:
          
- Accounting
           - Computer Technology: Computer Programming
           - Computer Technology: Information Systems Specialist
           - Network Systems Management
           - Management: Transportation & Logistics
           - Management: Supply Chain Management
           - General Technology: Air Conditioning/Refrigeration Mechanics
           - General Technology: Automotive Technology
           - Culinary Arts Technology
           - Culinary Arts Technology: Baking and Pastry
           - Hospitality Tourism Management

3) must enroll in and maintain at least six credit hours;
4) must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or greater;
5) must  demonstrate financial need (determined from completed FAFSA form); and
6) special consideration given to applicants representing underserved populations and/or first generation college students

Award amount/use: Award of up to $2,000 ($1,000 for fall semester/$1,000 for spring semester) for tuition, books, required course materials and equipment.