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
- Emergency Medical Services
- Fire Fighter Technology
HVAC/R Systems Technology
- Health Care Administration
- Machine Tool Technology
- Medical Assisting
- Police Academy
- Radiologic Technology
- Robotics/Automated Systems Technology
- Surgical Technology
- Technological Sciences
- Welding Technology