Campus Specific Scholarships
Be Elite with the Student Ambassador Scholarship!
Join the ranks of our newest, most prestigious program: The Student Ambassador Scholarship Program! Just 17 of the area’s best and brightest are accepted into this program at GMC Columbus each year. These students serve eight hours per week as student ambassadors representing GMC in a variety of ways including leading orientation, giving campus tours, and planning community service projects. Students selected to serve as ambassadors are generously rewarded with a full-ride scholarship covering all tuition and fees.*
Recipients take part in a summer training sequence preparing them for their duties as GMC Student Ambassadors. Training includes an all-expenses paid annual leadership retreat, online training and more. Members of this elite group will find that not only do they benefit from the scholarship funding, but they obtain valuable skills making them more marketable in an ever-changing world.
To be eligible for the Student Ambassador Scholarship Program you must meet the following criteria:
Be a senior at a regionally accredited high school
Have a 3.0 Academic GPA (on a 4.0 scale)
Submit an Application for Admission with Georgia Military College – Columbus Campus
Submit all parts of the Student Ambassador Scholarship Program application (link below)
Enroll in the Fall 1 term immediately following your high school graduation
Priority Application Deadline: January 1, 2014
Late Submission Deadline: April 1, 2014
Mandatory interviews will be scheduled for all applicants who meet the minimum requirements by the priority deadline. Applications submitted by the priority deadline will receive priority in scholarship award decisions. Applications will continue to be accepted up until the late submission deadline and will continue to be awarded based on availability.
See the Student Ambassador Scholarship Program Application for more details regarding the full application process.
This application and all required components should be submitted to:
Georgia Military College – Columbus Campus
Attn: Student Ambassador Scholarship Program
7300 Blackmon Road
Columbus, GA 31909
Questions? Please contact:
Student Ambassador Scholarship Committee Chairman
First Term Experience (FTE) Scholarship
Choosing a college is tough. Let Georgia Military College, Columbus campus make this decision easy for you! GMC Columbus offers a unique scholarship opportunity to any recent high school graduate through the First Term Experience Scholarship.
The FTE Scholarship allows students to discover the GMC Columbus experience with no financial risk. This scholarship acts as a supplement to all awarded state and federal financial aid. It ensures that the student pays NO out of pocket cost for their first term! *
1. Complete the current FTE Scholarship Application
2. Complete an application for admission to Georgia Military College, Columbus Campus only
3. Submit $35 non-refundable application fee
4. Apply for federal financial aid at www.FAFSA.ed.gov and add our school code: 001571
5. If applicable, apply for Georgia state aid at www.gacollege411.com
6. Submit a recommendation letter from a high school counselor or teacher
All steps above must be completed by the published deadlines for the 2014-2015 school year.