Carney Herndon Endowed Scholarship

The Carney Herndon Endowed Scholarship was established to recognize scholastic achievement, encourage continued progress, and provide financial assistance to students pursuing a Culinary degree.

To be eligible for this award, applicants:

  • MUST have completed a minimum of 8 credit hours of instruction at Oakland Community College. Transfer credit hours are counted toward the maximum eligibility.
  • MUST have a minimum 2.5 gpa
  • MUST be a U.S. Citizen
  • MUST be a resident of Oakland or Wayne counties
  • MUST be enrolled in Culinary Arts program
  • MUST specify Orchard Ridge as home campus
  • MUST be used for tuition and other educational expenses
  • MUST write a thank-you letter to the donor.
  • MUST NOT be an OCC employee or family member receiving tuition reimbursement
  • MUST NOT be a College guest student, high school guest student or high school dual enrolled student

Renewal criteria: This scholarship can be renewed if recipient still meets criteria. Renewal is subject to funding availability.

Carney-Herndon Family
Department awarded scholarship