Dr. Gordon F. & Mrs. Patricia S. May Endowed Scholarship

Dr. Gordon & Mrs. Patricia May started this scholarship to ensure that the legacy they started here at Oakland Community College, he as an Administrator and she as a Counselor continues. Their passion has always been to help further the education of the youth of Pontiac and this scholarship provides that opportunity.

To be eligible for this award, applicants:

  • MUST have completed a minimum of 8 credits at Oakland Community College.
  • MUST be currently enrolled at OCC for at least 3 credits.
  • MUST have a 2.8 GPA or higher.
  • MUST be a graduate of Pontiac High School or its predecessors or a resident of Pontiac.
  • MUST have a declared program of study
  • MUST write a thank-you letter to the donor.
  • MUST be used for tuition and books
  • 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.