In an effort to grow a local technology talent pool, the Gulf Coast Technology Community (GCTC) created a Scholarship Fund in 2007 that awards local, qualified college students majoring in a technology/IT field with funds to help them complete their education. 


  • Full-time enrollment/full class schedule
  • At least a junior in 4-year college or Beginning 2nd-year student at 2-year college
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.25 out of 4.0
  • College is in Mobile or Baldwin County Alabama
  • Major in technology-related field 

How do you apply?

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  • Fill out and submit the form below (or download a PDF)
  • Submit a copy of your unofficial transcript, with grades from spring semester
  • Provide letters from at least three references
  • Write a brief essay (up to 300 words) about your accomplishments, professional goals and why you should be awarded a GCTC scholarship
  • Submit application and attachments by submitting below or by email, mail or in person no later than Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021 to GCTC Scholarship Application, c/o e-worc, 4254 Cottage Hill Rd., Mobile, AL 36609
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    Accepted file types: pdf, doc, docx, Max. file size: 50 MB, Max. files: 5.
      • A brief essay (300 word maximum) about your accomplishments, professional goals, and why you think you should be awarded a GCTC Scholarship • A copy of your unofficial transcript; and • Letters from at least three references

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