Our Opportunities

Between October 15 and November 9, the Foundation will be accepting applications for Heavy Equipment and Health Sciences scholarships ONLY

If you are enrolled in one of the programs listed below, please sign in during the application period using your Wake Tech key account and complete the general application. You will be notified via your Wake Tech student email address once recipients have been selcted.

Eligible Programs:

  • Heavy Equipment: Agricultural Systems Technology, Construction Equipment Systems Technology, Deere C&F Program, Deere AG Tech Program, Diesel and Heavy Equipment Technology, Heavy Equipment Operator
  • Health Sciences: Dental Assisting, Dental Hygiene, Emergency Medical Science, Human Services Technology, Medical Lab Technology, Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), Nursing, Pharmacy Technology, Radiography, Substance Abuse

If you are not enrolled in one of these programs, please return to this site during the regular application cycle: March 1 – April 30 each year.

Click here for more information about Wake Tech Foundation scholarships.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$500.00 Delta Dental Excellence Scholarship for Dental Hygiene
Established in 2017 by Delta Dental to assist high achieving students pursuing a degree in Dental Hygiene at Wake Technical Community College. ...
Established in 2017 by Delta Dental to assist high achieving students...
  • Deadline: 11/09/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline11/09/2020
$1,000.00 Duke Raleigh Health Care Scholarship
This scholarship, funded by Duke Raleigh Hospital, will create scholarships for students in the Health Sciences Program studying EMS, Medical Lab...
This scholarship, funded by Duke Raleigh Hospital, will create...
  • Deadline: 11/09/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline11/09/2020
$1,000.00 EwingCole Design Endowed Scholarship
The EwingCole Design Endowed Scholarship (formerly known as the BBH Design Endowed Scholarship) was established in 2012 and is intended to...
The EwingCole Design Endowed Scholarship (formerly known as the BBH...
  • Deadline: 11/09/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline11/09/2020
$2,000.00 Gina Murray, RN Nursing Scholars
Established in 2018 through the Cary-Kildaire Rotary Club, the Gina Murray RN scholarship is awarded to a student working to attain a degree in...
Established in 2018 through the Cary-Kildaire Rotary Club, the Gina...
  • Deadline: 11/09/2020
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline11/09/2020
$2,000.00 Gregory Poole Equipment Scholarship
Established by the Gregory Poole Equipment Company for students enrolled in the heavy equipment and transport technology curriculum.
Established by the Gregory Poole Equipment Company for students enrolled...
  • Deadline: 11/09/2020
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline11/09/2020
$2,000.00 Hugh and Gladys Kiger Endowed Nursing Scholarship
A merit scholarship established in 1996 by friends, business associates, and family of the late Hugh C. Kiger of Cary. The scholarship was endowed...
A merit scholarship established in 1996 by friends, business associates,...
  • Deadline: 11/09/2020
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline11/09/2020
$1000.00 John Deere AG Scholarship
Established in 2009 by John Deere Foundation and Wake Technical Community College.
Established in 2009 by John Deere Foundation and Wake Technical...
  • Deadline: 11/09/2020
  • Award: $1000.00
Deadline11/09/2020
$1,000.00 John Deere C & F Scholarship
Established to assist dealer selected students enrolled in the Wake Tech C & F Program. Funds are provided to assisted selected students with...
Established to assist dealer selected students enrolled in the Wake Tech...
  • Deadline: 11/09/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline11/09/2020
$3,000.00 Lou Ann and David Powell Scholarship for Excellence in Nursing
To honor Lou Ann Bentlage Powell, RN BSN MSN CMS for her 36-year career in nursing and is intended to help others begin what she hopes will be a...
To honor Lou Ann Bentlage Powell, RN BSN MSN CMS for her 36-year career...
  • Deadline: 11/09/2020
  • Award: $3,000.00
Deadline11/09/2020
$3,000.00 Louis C. and Martha Ruth Smith Endowed Nursing Scholarship
Established in 2008 by Mrs. Martha R. Smith, in memory of her beloved husband, Louis C. Smith. Mrs. Smith decided to invest in the next generation...
Established in 2008 by Mrs. Martha R. Smith, in memory of her beloved...
  • Deadline: 11/09/2020
  • Award: $3,000.00
Deadline11/09/2020
$1,600.00 Martin Marietta Heavy Equipment Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2016, the Martin Marietta Heavy Equipment Endowed Scholarship provides support to students enrolled in Wake Tech’s Heavy Equipment...
Established in 2016, the Martin Marietta Heavy Equipment Endowed...
  • Deadline: 11/09/2020
  • Award: $1,600.00
Deadline11/09/2020
$1,500.00 Maude Williams Griffis Endowed Nursing Scholarship
Established in 2006 by Mrs. Rebecca Lane Payne to honor long time friend, caregiver, teacher and healer, Maude Williams Griffis, whose dream of...
Established in 2006 by Mrs. Rebecca Lane Payne to honor long time...
  • Deadline: 11/09/2020
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline11/09/2020
$1,000.00 Mended Hearts Triangle Chapter 394 Nursing Scholarship
The mission of Mended Hearts is to provide Hope, Inspiration and Encouragement by visiting heart patients at WakeMed Hospitals. We could not...
The mission of Mended Hearts is to provide Hope, Inspiration and...
  • Deadline: 11/09/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline11/09/2020
$1,500.00 Perry Health Sciences Scholarship
Established in 2014 by Jim W. and Rebecca E. Perry to support students as they train for a career in healthcare.
Established in 2014 by Jim W. and Rebecca E. Perry to support students...
  • Deadline: 11/09/2020
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline11/09/2020
$500.00 Phyllis Moriarty Decker Endowed Scholarship
This merit based scholarship will support second year students in Nursing, Radiography, EMS, and Medical Lab Technology.
This merit based scholarship will support second year students in...
  • Deadline: 11/09/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline11/09/2020
$2,000.00 Piper Laing Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2020 by the parents, friends, and family of Lauren Piper Laing to honor her life and provide for the education of students and...
Established in 2020 by the parents, friends, and family of Lauren Piper...
  • Deadline: 11/09/2020
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline11/09/2020
$500.00 Raleigh-Wake County Dental Society Scholarship
Established in 2017 by members of the Raleigh-Wake County Dental Society to assist high achieving students pursuing a degree in Dental Hygiene at...
Established in 2017 by members of the Raleigh-Wake County Dental Society...
  • Deadline: 11/09/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline11/09/2020
$1,000.00 Ronnie Lowe Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established in April 2020 through gifts made by family, friends, alumni and colleagues in memory of Ronald (Ronnie) Lowe, Wake...
This scholarship was established in April 2020 through gifts made by...
  • Deadline: 11/09/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline11/09/2020
$2,000.00 UNC Rex Healthcare Care in Excellence Scholarship
The UNC Rex Healthcare Excellence in Care Scholarship was established in 2017 to recognize high achieving students who have demonstrated a...
The UNC Rex Healthcare Excellence in Care Scholarship was established in...
  • Deadline: 11/09/2020
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline11/09/2020
$500.00 Wake Radiology William H. Sprunt, III, M.D. Scholarship
Established in 2013 by Wake Radiology to assist a second-year student pursuing an associate’s degree in the Radiography program at Wake Tech...
Established in 2013 by Wake Radiology to assist a second-year student...
  • Deadline: 11/09/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline11/09/2020
$1,500.00 Waste Industries - Jim W. Perry Scholarship
Established with Wake Technical Community College Foundation by Waste Industries of Raleigh to provide scholarships that recognize academic...
Established with Wake Technical Community College Foundation by Waste...
  • Deadline: 11/09/2020
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline11/09/2020
$750.00 James Cox Financial Need Scholarship
Established by James A. Cox, Senior Vice President of Administrative Services, and his wife, Montie, to fund emergency financial aid grants to Wake...
Established by James A. Cox, Senior Vice President of Administrative...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $750.00
Ended
$1,250.00 Paragon Bank Scholarship
Established in 2014, the Paragon Bank Scholarship will be awarded to a student obtaining an associate degree in Business Analytics from Wake...
Established in 2014, the Paragon Bank Scholarship will be awarded to a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,250.00
Ended
$1,750.00 S&ME Malone Scholarship
These scholarships, named for S&ME, will be used for students who successfully complete their studies at the Vernon Malone Academy and wish to...
These scholarships, named for S&ME, will be used for students who...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,750.00
Ended
$550.00 Raleigh Radiology Associates Scholarship
Established in 1996 by The Raleigh Radiology Associates in memory of Doctors Thomas Worth, Robert Jackson and Edward “Ned” Snyder. Scholarship...
Established in 1996 by The Raleigh Radiology Associates in memory of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $550.00
Ended
$1,000.00 VisionPoint Marketing Scholarship
The VisionPoint Marketing Scholarship was established in 2013 and is awarded each year to a high performing student in the Web Technologies degree...
The VisionPoint Marketing Scholarship was established in 2013 and is...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Wake Tech Completion Scholarship
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Brandecker-Mecca Scholarship
The Brandecker Mecca Scholarship is a merit-based scholarship established in 2006 by Carol Ann Imbruce Theuer and Richard Theuer in memory of their...
The Brandecker Mecca Scholarship is a merit-based scholarship...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,250 The Karen R. Dawes Scholarship
Karen Dawes, a faculty member at Wake Technical Community College for 25 years, wanted to find a way to provide a scholarship to deserving Wake...
Karen Dawes, a faculty member at Wake Technical Community College for 25...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,250
Ended
$1,000.00 Lenovo Endowed Scholarship
The Lenovo Scholarship was established in 2013 to support high-achieving female students pursuing an Associate Degree in Engineering at Wake...
The Lenovo Scholarship was established in 2013 to support high-achieving...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,250.00 The Elizabeth McGeachin McKee Foundation College Transfer Scholarship
Established in 2009 by The Elizabeth McGeachin McKee Foundation to assist students pursuing a college/university transfer degree at Wake Technical...
Established in 2009 by The Elizabeth McGeachin McKee Foundation to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,250.00
Ended
$1,000.00 KI/Institutional Interiors/Interior Systems Scholarship
Established in 2016 by a joint funding venture between three interior design firms – KI (fka Krueger International, Inc.), Institutional Interiors,...
Established in 2016 by a joint funding venture between three interior...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$500.00 National Pawn Scholarship
Established in 2016 by Robert Moulton, CEO of National Pawn. This scholarship supports student studying Business, Marketing and Sales (within the...
Established in 2016 by Robert Moulton, CEO of National Pawn. This...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$2,500.00 Affordable Communities Scholarship
Established in 2016 by Mike Conlon and Affordable Communities Group to assist students with financial need attend Wake Technical Community College....
Established in 2016 by Mike Conlon and Affordable Communities Group to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500.00
Ended
$1,687.50 Agarwal Foundation Scholarship
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,687.50
Ended
$2,000.00 AT&T STEM Leadership Scholarship
he AT&T STEM Leadership Scholarships will focus on students who are pursuing associate’s degrees in Cybersecurity and/or Data...
he AT&T STEM Leadership Scholarships will focus on students who are...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
$1,250 Edge Office Scholarship
Established in 2017, this need-based scholarship will support a student in Applied Engineering & Technologies with a minimum 2.5 GPA. Preferred...
Established in 2017, this need-based scholarship will support a student...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,250
Ended
$2,000.00 First Generation Scholarship
Established in 2018 by an anonymous donor interested in supporting students pursuing an education in the service industry, specifically hospitality...
Established in 2018 by an anonymous donor interested in supporting...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
$2,250.00 North Raleigh Exchangette Scholarship
The North Raleigh Exchangette Scholarship was Established in 2012 by the North Raleigh Exchangettes to fund financial need based scholarships to...
The North Raleigh Exchangette Scholarship was Established in 2012 by the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,250.00
Ended
$1,250.00 Promotional Products Educational Foundation – Brand Fuel Scholarship
This scholarship is made possible by a collaboration between Promotional Products Educational Foundation and local marketing firm, Brand Fuel, to...
This scholarship is made possible by a collaboration between Promotional...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,250.00
Ended
$625.00 Raleigh Professional Women's Forum Scholarship
Established in 2014 the Raleigh Professional Women’s Forum Scholarship is awarded each year to female students in the 35-50 age range who are...
Established in 2014 the Raleigh Professional Women’s Forum Scholarship...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $625.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Ted Ray Edwards Endowed Scholarship
Established with Wake Tech Foundation by the will of the late Ted Ray Edwards, an independent garage owner from Knightdale, N. C., to fund...
Established with Wake Tech Foundation by the will of the late Ted Ray...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Women Business Owners Network Scholarship
Established in 2017, the Women Business Owners Network Scholarship is awarded each year to female students in the 35-50 age range who are enrolled...
Established in 2017, the Women Business Owners Network Scholarship is...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,184.00 Finlayson Nursing Scholarship
Established in 2016 to support students pursuing a nursing degree at Wake Technical Community College. The Finlayson’s enjoy assisting people...
Established in 2016 to support students pursuing a nursing degree at...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,184.00
Ended
$1,000.00 David John DeSantis Memorial Scholarship
The David John DeSantis Memorial Scholarships were established in 2012, by the parents of David John DeSantis, a 2007 graduate of Wake Tech’s...
The David John DeSantis Memorial Scholarships were established in 2012,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1000.00 The 200 Club Scholarship
Established in 2011, these scholarships were created to support sworn officers pursuing an associate degree program at Wake Tech with plans to...
Established in 2011, these scholarships were created to support sworn...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Wake Tech Road Scholar 5K Scholarship
Wake Tech Road Scholars 5K Run and Walk was established to raise money for student scholarships at Wake Tech. The two fitness events (2013 and...
Wake Tech Road Scholars 5K Run and Walk was established to raise money...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$2,500.00 Samanage Success Scholarship for Computer Science
This scholarship, awarded by Samanage, will be used for Computer/ Information Technology student/s at Wake Technical Community College. Eligible...
This scholarship, awarded by Samanage, will be used for Computer/...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500.00
Ended
$1,500.00 ABB Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2012 by ABB Inc. to provide scholarships to students enrolled full, half or part-time in the Applied and Engineering Technologies...
Established in 2012 by ABB Inc. to provide scholarships to students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
$300.00 Anita White Memorial Scholarship
Established in 1999 by members of Altrusa International of Raleigh. Altrusa was founded in 1917 as the first women’s civic service club. The...
Established in 1999 by members of Altrusa International of Raleigh....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $300.00
Ended