Garden Party Annual Vocational Education Scholarship

The Garden Party Foundation believe that the purpose of education is to teach students skills allowing them the opportunity to create their own self-sustainable life, and it is the hope that these funds will help accomplish that goal. This scholarship provides financial assistance to students enrolled in a approved program of study.

PLEASE NOTE: You will not qualify for this scholarship if you are a recipient of the Summer Momentum scholarship.

To be eligible for this award, applicants:

  • MUST be enrolled in an OCC eligible program of study (see below), following the standard progression of courses to obtain a post-secondary credential.
  • MUST have completed a minimum of 8 credits at Oakland Community College
  • MUST be currently enrolled at OCC for at least 3 credits
  • MUST maintain a minimum GPA 2.0.
  • MUST be used for tuition, fees, books and other educational related expenses.
  • MUST write a thank-you letter to the Garden Party Foundation.
  • 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

Approved programs of study:

  • 911 Academy
  • Automobile Servicing
  • Collision Auto Repair
  • Computer Aided Design and Drafting Technology
  • Computer Information Systems
  • Construction Management
  • Criminal Justice
  • Culinary Arts
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Diagnostic Medical Sonography
  • Electrical Trades
  • EMS Academy
  • Emergency Medical Services
  • Fire Fighter Technology
  • HVAC/R Systems Technology
  • Health Care Administration
  • Machine Tool Technology
  • Medical Assisting
  • Nursing
  • Police Academy
  • Radiologic Technology
  • Respiratory
  • Robotics/Automated Systems Technology
  • Surgical Technology
  • Technological Sciences
  • Welding Technology

The Garden Party Foundation
Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you registered for Summer 2020 semester?