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Local Magazine Raises Money For STEM Camps

September 14, 2020

Grand Lagoon Life, a monthly lifestyle magazine, recently hosted an event at the Sheraton Panama City Resort to raise funds for 2021 STEM camps. Neighbors Night Out, which included appetizers, drinks and live entertainment, raised $900 for scholarships for the camps offered at Gulf Coast State College during the summer months. These camps provide students […]

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Dream Keeper’s Emergency Fund

August 28, 2020

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Florida College System Foundation Donates Over $23,000 to Gulf Coast State College Students

August 27, 2020

The Florida College System Foundation recently donated over $23,000 to aid Gulf Coast State College students with their education. The Bank of America Dream Maker scholarship,in the amount of $6,140, will be awarded to first generation students to cover tuition, books, fees, transportation and childcare. The Helios Educational Foundation First Generation scholarship, in the amount […]

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Scholarship Award Established for Singing Commodores

August 12, 2020

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Gulf Coast State College Foundation’s Response to Blackbaud Cyber Attack

August 5, 2020

At Gulf Coast State College Foundation, we take the stewardship of our community’s personal information very seriously which is why we want to proactively alert you to a situation that has recently come to our attention. On July 16, 2020, Blackbaud, a third-party vendor, notified the Foundation that they had been the target of a […]

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Scholarships Established To Honor Language and Literature Chairs

July 8, 2020

Two scholarship funds have been established to honor former Gulf Coast State College Language and Literature chairs. The Michalle Barnett Memorial Scholarship fund and the Joyce Buttermore Memorial Scholarship fund will be awarded each year to students who are majoring in Language/ Literature or Communications. These recipients will be chosen by faculty and staff from […]

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Encompass Health/Florida Blue Scholarships Awarded For 2020-2021 School Year

June 30, 2020

Gulf Coast State College Foundation is pleased to announce that the Encompass Health and Florida Blue/Allied Health Scholarship has been awarded to fifteen Gulf Coast State College students for the 2020-2021 school year. This scholarship is awarded each year to students majoring in Nursing or an Allied Health Program at the College. This partnership between […]

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Foundation Receives Endowed Scholarship

June 29, 2020

The Gulf Coast State College Foundation recently received a scholarship endowment from Mr. Ralph Roberson, GCSC District Board of Trustee. The “Walter and Clair Roberson Scholarship” will assist students in Gulf and Franklin County who are pursuing a degree in Nursing. The funding for the scholarship is from the Roberson Family Trust to honor the […]

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Foundation Awards Mini-Grants to GCSC Employees

June 2, 2020

Dr. Martha Ruder, Associate Degree Nursing Program Coordinator, was awarded a GCSC Foundation mini grant for the project “Facilitating Nursing Students Success.” It incorporates a structured & cohesive approach to facilitate clinical reasoning and decision making skills, to better prepare students for the new licensure exam. #GulfCoastStateCollege Gulf Coast State College Foundation Kris Hatcher, Financial […]

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Scholarship Established for Filipino American Students

May 27, 2020

Mr. Joe Hamner and his wife, Judith Buhat Hamner, recently endowed a scholarship that will benefit Filipino American students. The Judith Buhat Hamner Endowed Scholarship will be awarded to a student who maintains a 2.0 GPA and is enrolled at Gulf Coast State College or Florida State University. The student candidate will be required to […]

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