WATC Scholarships (2013-2014)
WATC Foundation Scholarships (2013-2014)
- Airbus Mechanical Engineering Design Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded for the 2013-2014 academic year. Eligible students must be pursuing an Associate of Applied Science degree or Technical Certificate in Mechanical Engineering Design. This scholarship was made possible by Airbus in Wichita, KS.
- Soroptimist Scholarship
Recipient of $1000 scholarship must be enrolled as a full-time WATC student and be a single mother in need. Student must be seeking an associate of applied science degree, technical certificate, or certificate of completion – all classes covered by scholarship must count toward the degree, technical certificate, or certificate of completion. This scholarship is open to all programs of interest.
- Nontraditional Occupations Scholarship Application
Awarded through the Kansas Board of Regents to gender non-traditional students (e.g., men in nursing, women in welding, etc.). Four $1000 scholarships are available – 2 will be awarded to high school seniors entering post-secondary non-traditional programs in the fall and 2 will be awarded to post-secondary students who will enter or continue their enrollment in the fall semester.
- Soroptimist Women’s Opportunity Award (Application Deadline is December 10, 2013)
The Soroptimist Women’s Opportunity Award provides women the necessary resources they need to improve their education, skills, and employment prospects. Eligible applicants must be women who provide the primary financial support for their families, and who are enrolled in or have been accepted to a vocational/skills training program or an undergraduate degree program. Please print the application and submit to Vaine Lutz, Financial Aid Specialist at the Financial Aid Office at the Southside Center.
- Wichita Manufacturer’s Association (WMA) Scholarship
Individuals pursuing certification and/or degrees in manufacturing-related disciplines are encouraged to apply. The scholarship awards are $1000.00 each and are paid directly to the school for application to tuition and/or education related expense. Preference is given to individuals likely to seek employment with one of the manufacturing companies in South Central Kansas. The prime objectives of the Wichita Manufacturers Association is to promote the general welfare of manufacturers, to educate the public regarding manufacturing companies and their products, to meet at members’ plants so as to acquaint the members of the Association with one another and with their products and operations, to attract, advise and assist other manufacturers who may wish to locate in the Wichita area, and to support appropriate educational opportunities and other activities that promote and develop better manufacturing interests, methods and employees.