Two Machine Tool Students Receive Gene Haas Scholarships

Alex Knight (Dexter) and Fredrick Perry Jr. (Dublin) were recently awarded the Gene Haas Scholarship for the 2018 Spring Semester by the Oconee Fall Line Technical College (OFTC) Foundation-South, Inc.

The Gene Haas scholarships are made possible by a grant from the Gene Haas Foundation which designates awards to students enrolled in OFTC’s Machine Tool Technology Program.

“The generosity of the Gene Haas Foundation for our Machine Tool Technology students at Oconee Fall Line Technical College is incredible, and the South Foundation is proud to be a partner in this endeavor,” commented Michelle Simpson, OFTC South Foundation representative.

The OFTC Foundation-South, Inc. is a 501c3, non-profit organization. For more information, contact Michelle Simpson at msimpson@oftc.edu or 478-240-5171.

For more info about the OFTC Machine Tool Program or the OFTC Foundation South, visit the college website at OFTC.edu.

Recipients Alex Knight and Fredrick Perry, Jr. with their Gene Haas Scholarships along with Machine Tool instructor, David Hall and South Foundation Executive Director, Dr. Michael Stoy.

Recipients Alex Knight and Fredrick Perry, Jr. along with Machine Tool instructor, David Hall (right) and South Foundation Executive Director, Dr. Michael Stoy (left).