PANAMA CITY– The Gulf Coast State College Foundation announced last week its 2018-2019 High School Honors Scholarship recipients. These scholarships, used to offset the cost of tuition, are awarded to local high school seniors with a weighted GPA of 3.5 who have elected to continue their education at Gulf Coast for their first years in college.
Over 70 applications were submitted this year and 10 were selected by a scholarship scoring committee comprised of faculty and staff. These students will be honored in front of administrators, faculty and staff of Gulf Coast State College during the Honors Convocation Ceremony on Friday, April 27 at 6 p.m. CT in the Amelia Center Theatre where they will receive blue, gold and white honors cords. The High School Honors Scholarships are renewable for another year if the recipient decides to continue their education at GCSC.
The following students will be recognized:
• Savannah Harrison, Wewahitchka High School
• Anna Setterich, Wewahitchka High School
• Rylee Waters, Wewahitchka High School
• Savannah Gardner, Deane Bozeman School
• Jackson Alford, Mosley High School
• Emily Cobb, Mosley High School
• Emily Weathersby, Mosley High School
• Abby Earnest, North Bay Haven Charter School
• Kendall Cook, Rutherford High School
• Rima Patel, Rutherford High School