Gail and David Haines Finish Line Scholarship

This fund is established for students at Oakland Community College who are one class away from completing an Associate degree and are facing financial hardship. The fund is intended to recognize scholastic achievement, encourage their continued progress, and provide financial assistance toward completing their degree.

To be eligible for this award, applicants:

  • MUST have completed at least 60 credit hours at Oakland Community College (transfer credits count toward eligibility)
  • MUST have one class remaining to complete an Associate degree
  • MUST be in good academic standing with a minimum GPA of 2.0 or higher
  • MUST have demonstrated financial need as determined by Student Financial Resources & Scholarships.
  • MUST be a U.S. citizen
  • 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