Creating Opportunities…Creating Futures
Sheridan College students are very fortunate to have great support from donors. For the 2015-2016 year the Sheridan College Foundation awarded $713,982 in scholarships to Sheridan College students. These scholarships were provided by a variety of generous donors, from individuals to corporations to Foundations, with some gifts dating back to 1956. Thank you to our loyal donors!
The Sheridan College Foundation handles over one hundred and seventy scholarships with a wide variety of qualifications, including but not limited to: art, construction, dental hygiene, nursing, machine tooling, engineering, music, scholastic achievement, non-traditional students, veterans and more. The Sheridan College Financial Aid office works with the Sheridan College Foundation to match scholarships with qualifying students. Interested students have to apply for the scholarships through the Sheridan College Financial Aid office.
The following are testimonials from grateful current and past Sheridan College Foundation scholarship recipients:
“Being awarded this scholarship has greatly relieved my financial burden and I am able to remain focused on my educational goals.” Joe & Roberta Napier Foundation General Scholarship Recipient
“This scholarship has shown my children that good grades matter, and that there are benefits for excelling.” David W. & Phyllis Sturgeon Little Good Citizen Scholarship Recipient
“I am an Education major. I hope to one day help my students achieve their goals, and, thanks to your generosity, I am that much closer to reaching mine.” Joe & Arlene Watt Superior Student Scholarship Recipient
“Thank you again for your generosity and support. I promise you I will work very hard and eventually give something back to others, both as an advocate and possibly with a scholarship to future students like myself.” Sheriff Willard “Bill” Marshall Law Enforcement Studies Scholarship Recipient
“I have come to realize the value of a college education, and am very touched by people such as you who are so helpful in aiding others to realize their dreams.” Pearl M. Young Memorial Scholarship Recipient