The scholarship is named in honor of the late TG Harkrider, who served as the Jackson County Health Department’s Director of Environmental Safety and Public Information Officer. He was a 1996 graduate of Troy University (Dothan) with a B.S. in Research Biology. He was a licensed EMT who also graduated from Chipola College with an Associate of Science Degree in Nursing and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing. He was currently pursuing his doctorate of nursing practice in mental health at UAB.
Applicants must be a 2021 graduating senior from Malone High School with a minimum 2.5 GPA. Applicants must have a financial need. Partial scholarship and funds can be used toward tuition and/or books for the Fall 2021 or Spring 2022 semesters at Chipola. Applicants must submit the Chipola Foundation scholarship application and submit the required transcript(s), 2 letters of recommendation and a student letter by May 19.
Applications may be mailed or delivered to: Chipola College Foundation, 3094 Indian Circle, Marianna, FL 32446. A drop box is available at the Foundation office front door to submit the application. Foundation staff are available to assist applicants. A face mask is required to enter the building.
For information, visit the Foundation website at www.chipola.edu or call 718-2445.