Gerald Faye Endowed Scholarship

Gerald E. Faye was a faculty member at Oakland Community College for 51 years. He was a dedicated instructor, teaching within the Social Science discipline. In addition, Gerald was actively involved in the Oakland Community College Faculty Association (OCCFA) during his tenure at the College. OCCFA is creating this scholarship in honor of Gerald E. Faye.

To be eligible for this award, applicants:

  • MUST have demonstrated scholastic achievement with a minimum 2.5 GPA.
  • MUST have completed or be currently enrolled in 6 or more credits within the Social Science discipline
    (Courses currently include Anthropology (ANT), Economics (ECO), Geography (GEO), Global Studies (GLS), History (HIS), Political Science (POL), Psychology (PSY), and Sociology (SOC))
  • MUST have demonstrated financial need as determined by the OCC Office of Financial Assistance and Scholarships.
  • MUST be used for tuition, books or 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.

Gerald E. Faye tribute (by the OCC Faculty Association)
Supplemental Questions
  1. Have you completed 6 or more credit hours in Antrhopology (ANT), Economics (ECO), Geography (GEO), Global Studies (GLS), History (HIS), Political Science (POL), Psychology (PSY) or Sociology (SOC).