GTE is Here to Help!
That's why we award $2,500 scholarships to a number of GTE student-members every year - to support education and reward young adults who are dedicated to academic pursuits and community involvement.
The 2016 Scholarship Program application is now open! Applications will close on June 17, 2016, so apply today!
*Please note that this scholarship is for undergraduate degree-seeking students only. High school seniors pursuing an undergraduate degree and current undergraduate students at both colleges and universities are eligible to apply.
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How GTE has helped students:
"...Going to medical school is my dream, and being selected for this scholarship gets me one step closer to making my dream a reality."
- Emily Hays, University of Florida
"...This scholarship ensures that I will not need to take out any student loans for the 2015 fall semester."
- Alexandra Cochrane, D'Youville College
"...helped pay for my tuition allowing me to pay for housing on campus..."
- Kennedy Bailey, University of South Florida
Meet our 2015 Winners
How Scholarships are Awarded
Scholarship selections are made by an independent committee consisting of diverse business and educational community leaders. Winners are chosen based on academic achievement, demonstration of leadership abilities, and their commitment to community service and activities. High school seniors and college undergraduates that exemplify these traits are encouraged to apply. Applications are accepted every year from February through June, with winners announced in July.
To assure complete impartiality in selection of recipients and to maintain a high level of professionalism, the program is administered by the GTE Foundation Scholarship Committee and a GTE Scholarship Team, respectively. Additionally, an external firm that specializes in managing sponsored scholarship programs helps to collect, organize, and store all applications.
For additional information regarding the scholarship program, please visit our Student Scholarships FAQ page.