Scholarships & Grants

The OFTC Foundation, Inc. Credit Program Scholarships

B-H Transfer Commercial Truck Driving Scholarship 

Scholarships awarded to two students (one on each campus) who are currently enrolled in the Oconee Fall Line Technical College CTD program for either the A or B session of fall semester. Scholarship is available to students on either the Dublin or Sandersville Campus.  

CGSGa Practical Nursing Scholarship 

Scholarships awarded to two students (one on each campus) who are enrolled in the practical nursing program at Oconee Fall Line Technical College. This scholarship is available all semesters and students may receive the funds only two times in their career at OFTC. To be eligible students must be enrolled on either the Sandersville or Dublin Campus of OFTC.  

Gene Haas Foundation Scholarship 

This scholarship will be awarded to students (no more than five per semester) who are enrolled in the machine tool diploma or degree program at Oconee Fall Line Technical College. This scholarship is available all semesters and students may only receive the award once in their career at OFTC. 

Hancock Strong Adult Education Scholarship 

Available to Hancock County residents only, this scholarship will be awarded to an Oconee Fall Line Technical College student who has transitioned from the OFTC Adult Education program into any credit program at OFTC. Students may only receive a Hancock Strong award twice in their career at Oconee Fall Line Technical College. This scholarship is available all semesters.  

Hancock Strong Dual Enrollment Scholarship 

Available to Hancock County residents only, this scholarship will be awarded to an Oconee Fall Line Technical College student who has transitioned from the OFTC Dual Enrollment program into any credit program at OFTC. Students may only receive a Hancock Strong award twice in their career at Oconee Fall Line Technical College. This scholarship is available all semesters.  

Hancock Strong General Scholarship 

Available to Hancock County residents only, this scholarship will be awarded to an Oconee Fall Line Technical College student enrolled in any program at OFTC. Students may only receive a Hancock Strong award twice in their career at Oconee Fall Line Technical College. This scholarship is available all semesters. 

Hancock Strong Health Care Scholarship 

Available to Hancock County residents only, this scholarship will be awarded to an Oconee Fall Line Technical College student enrolled in any health care program at OFTC. Students may only receive a Hancock Strong award twice in their career at Oconee Fall Line Technical College. This scholarship is available all semesters.  

Horadan Early Childhood Care and Education Scholarship 

The Horadan Scholarship is awarded annually to four early childhood care and education students enrolled at Oconee Fall Line Technical College on the Dublin Campus. The scholarship was established by Dr. Lloyd Horadan and his family in memory of his mother, Joyce Horadan, a life-long educator.  

Howard Sheppard Commercial Truck Driving Scholarship 

Scholarships are awarded to four deserving students enrolled in the CTD program for fall semester on either the Sandersville or Dublin Campus.  

Merchants and Citizens Bank Scholarship 

Scholarships are awarded to residents of Telfair or Wheeler Counties who are enrolled in a credit program at Oconee Fall Line Technical College’s Dublin or Helena Campus. Students must be in good academic standing and have earned a minimum of three semester hours, and are enrolled in the semester for which they are requesting assistance.  

OFTC Foundation Allied Health Scholarship 

The OFTC Foundation established the allied health scholarship to aid full-time students who are enrolled in an allied health diploma or degree program at Oconee Fall Line Technical College’s Dublin Campus. Students must be in good academic standing with the college and enrolled in at least 12 credit hours for either the fall or spring semester in which they are making application.  

OFTC Foundation General Education Scholarships 

The OFTC Foundation General Education Scholarships will be awarded to student who are enrolled or planning to enroll full-time at Oconee Fall Line Technical College. Applicants for this scholarship must be residents of Bleckley, Dodge, Laurens, Telfair, Wheeler, or Wilkinson county. The Foundation will award 24 scholarships annually to students enrolled in any diploma or degree program. Awards will be made in two stipends, one fall semester and one spring. Stipends paid once students verify successful completion of the fall and spring semesters.  

Randy Helton Family Scholarship 

The Randy Helton Family Scholarship was established in 2019 in honor of long serving Trustee Randy Helton. The scholarship is available to all students regardless of program or campus. One scholarship will be awarded each semester to a deserving student who had a GPA of 3.0 or greater.  

Sterrett ADN Nursing Scholarship 

The Sterrett ADN Nursing Scholarship will be awarded annually to a student enrolled in the OFTC ADN nursing program at Oconee Fall Line Technical College on the Sandersville Campus. The scholarship will be distributed in two stipends, one spring semester and one summer semester, unless other arrangements are made. Students must be accepted into the ADN program and have a GPA of a B or greater to apply.  

Sterrett LPN Scholarship 

The Sterrett LPN Scholarship will be awarded each year to a student enrolled in the practical nursing program at Oconee Fall Line Technical College Sandersville Campus. Students must be enrolled in PNSG2230 class and have a GPA of a B or greater to make application.  

Tommy Barlow Scholarship 

This scholarship is awarded annually to a student enrolled in the automotive technology program at Oconee Fall Line Technical College’s Dublin campus. The scholarship was established in memory of Tommy Barlow, who tragically lost his life April 6, 2014. Because of Tommy’s lifelong love and passion for repairing and restoring automobiles, his family established the scholarship in his memory.  


OFTC Foundation High School Scholarships 

Alton McCullough Scholarship 

This scholarship will be awarded to a graduating high school student from the Laurens County School System who enrolls in a Trades and Industrial Program (preferably diesel) at Oconee Fall Line Technical College. A paper application must be submitted through the High School Coordinator at Oconee Fall Line Technical College’s Dublin Campus. Additionally, applicants must submit a high school transcript and two personal references. 

Brandon Lawrence Scholarship 

This scholarship will be awarded to a graduating senior from Wheeler County High School who enrolls or plans to enroll at Oconee Fall Line Technical College following high school graduation. A paper application, high school transcript, and two personal references must be submitted through the High School Coordinator at OFTC’s Dublin Campus.  

Dr. Jaroy & Elysea Stuckey 
Dual Enrollment Scholarship 

The Dr. Jaroy & Elysea Stuckey Dual Enrollment Scholarship is awarded annually to a graduating senior from Dublin High School who has enrolled in Oconee Fall Line Technical College to continue their education following high school graduation. The scholarship is given in memory of Dr. Jaroy Stuckey, his wife Elysea, son A.J., and unborn child who were killed in a tragic automobile accident March 14, 2021. Dr. Stuckey was the serving principal at Dublin High School and an avid supporter of Oconee Fall Line Technical College’s Dual Enrollment program for many years. Elysea Stuckey was also a graduate of Oconee Fall Line Technical College who worked as a nurse at the Dublin Veterans Affairs Hospital. A paper application, high school transcript, and two personal references must be submitted through the High School Coordinator at OFTC’s Dublin Campus. 

Frank Wall Scholarship 

The Frank Wall Scholarship will be awarded to a graduating high school senior from Wilkinson County who enrolls or plans to enroll at Oconee Fall Line Technical College following high school graduation. A paper application, high school transcript, and two personal references must be submitted through the High School Coordinator at OFTC’s Dublin Campus. 

Johnny Howard Scholarship 

This scholarship is awarded to a student who enrolls or plans to enroll in the welding and joining program at Oconee Fall Line Technical College following high school graduation. A paper application, high school transcript, and two personal references must be submitted through the High School Coordinator at OFTC’s Dublin Campus. 

Apply for a High School Scholarship

If you are interested in one of the above scholarship opportunities, please download, complete and return the following application and personal reference:

Foundation Scholarship Application (PDF)
Foundation Personal Reference Form (PDF)

Technical College System of Georgia Foundation Scholarships

Click on links below to learn more about award criteria and eligibility for TCSG Foundation scholarships.

If you are interested in one of the above scholarship opportunities, click on the scholarship, download, complete and return its application.