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Jamal Moss ’12 didn’t let his high school counselor at West Charlotte High School talk him out of applying to CPCC. “She wanted me to attend N.C. Central University or N.C. A&T,” explains Jamal. “She was afraid I wouldn’t succeed at CPCC; that I would become another statistic. Evidently, it was a trend the counselor […]

Reginald Pincham, Director of Enrollment Student Services at the CPCC Levine Campus and member of the Matthews Branch State Employees Credit Union (SECU) Board of Managers, presented a $10,000 scholarship to Levine Middle College student, Mitchell McPhail (middle) and his mother, Melissa McPhail, on May 24. The SECU is a non-profit cooperative which provides financial services […]

CPCC is proud to announce the offering of the WINGS Scholarship (Women Initiating and Nurturing Growth Through Scholarships) program to eligible female students. The WINGS Scholarship is a scholarship program for women at Charlotte-area colleges and universities and women who are 25 or older who need help overcoming the obstacles that stand in the way […]

CPCC student Jimmy Josh Cabrera of Charlotte, N.C., has been selected to participate in the Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals (CBYX), a year-long, federally-funded fellowship for study and work in Germany. Cabrera is one of 75 American participants, from a pool of more than 600 applicants, to be chosen for the program. “It is amazing […]

The CPCC Theresa Thompson Library Scholarship was established to provide financial assistance for currently enrolled students pursuing a two-year degree at CPCC. The scholarship is restricted to books and/or tuition assistance. This scholarship award is made possible through library fundraising projects. Two $500 scholarships will be awarded in the fall and spring semester. Completed applications […]

In the spring of 2016, the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation will award approximately 80 scholarships to help students with exceptional promise and demonstrated financial need earn a baccalaureate degree from a four-year college. The amount and duration of awards vary by student based on the cost of attendance and the length of the program as […]

The Theresa Thompson Library Scholarship was established to provide financial assistance for currently enrolled students pursuing a two-year degree at the Central Piedmont Community College (CPCC).   It is made possible through library fundraising projects.  The deadline for submitting an application for the scholarship is November 6, 2015. To be eligible for the CPCC Library Scholarship, applicants must: Be […]

Central Piedmont Community College is proud to participate in Golden LEAF Scholars – Two Year Colleges Scholarship Program. Since establishing the scholarship program, Golden LEAF has provided more than 9,600 scholarships to help North Carolinians attend participating community colleges. Award Amount: The Golden LEAF Scholars Program – Two Year Colleges Scholarship Program provides scholarships of […]

On Friday, Sept. 19, CPCC’s German students were honored at the German Language and Culture Foundation’s fundraiser event “Rock the Foundation” at the Old Mecklenburg Brewery. The event celebrated students from the greater Charlotte area who attended a month-long study abroad trip to Heidelberg, Germany, this June. The foundation is giving away yearly $ 100,000 […]

Congratulations to CPCC student Whitney Kouaho. Whitney, who is a junior in the Cato Middle College High School program, was one of two students in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools system to be awarded the British American Council Scholarship, a 12-day travel/study abroad experience in the United Kingdom. To learn more about the program, visit http://www.britishcouncil.us/study-uk.

Dr. Ruth Shaw, CPCC’s second college president, made a recent gift to the College to create, in partnership with the CPCC Foundation and Student Life, the Ruth G. Shaw Women’s Leadership Program at CPCC. This unique student program aims to: connect women students to one another and to a supportive network of community mentors. inspire […]

Are you interested in studying in Japan, the British Isles, or Greece & Italy this summer? CPCC’s Global Learning office is offering three brand new scholarships ($1000/student) for our 2014 summer programs to those countries. Applications and recommendations are due by January 31, 2014. Find all of the information at http://www.cpcc.edu/study-abroad/scholarships. Contact global.learning@cpcc.edu or 704.330.6167 […]

Loc Truong is an Early Childhood Education major who plans to graduate at the end of 2013.  Loc is originally from Vietnam where she learned Vietnamese and French, and, according to one of her instructors here, “despite the fact that she has only been in the United States for two years, her grasp of the […]

North Carolina Community Colleges Foundation Scholarships for Health Careers The North Carolina Community Colleges Foundation Scholarships for Health Careers were created to assist students interested in attaining associate degrees in fields of high demand that will allow them to join the health care profession.  The scholarships are available to full time students with a cumulative […]