Bill and Patsy Dawson Scholarship

Established 2015
This scholarship was established by William C. and Patricia A. Dawson. Bill and Patsy were both long serving educators in north central Ohio. This scholarship shall be awarded to Education or Physical Education majors.

Carolyn H. Arnold Memorial Scholarship

Established 1991
The Carolyn Arnold Memorial Trust Fund is dedicated to perpetuating the memory of Carolyn H. Arnold, a GSC graduate and professional nurse. Its purpose is to encourage outstanding students to enroll in the GSC pre-nursing program. Preference is given to graduates of Gilmer County High School or candidates who are residents of Gilmer County.

D. Banks Wilburn Scholarship

Established 1977
This scholarship fund was established by Dr. Berlin Chapman to honor Dr. D. Banks Wilburn who retired from Glenville State College having served 13 years as President and providing 42 years of service to the public education system in West Virginia. This fund supports special college activities, scholarships, and faculty/staff development. Special consideration is given to Health and Physical Education majors.

Nancy Lemon Rust Nursing Scholarship

Established 2013
This scholarship was established by Mrs. Nancy Rust, who had a distinguished career in the nursing field, to allow GSC students to meet patient nursing needs while being given the opportunity of remaining and working in West Virginia. The scholarship is for West Virginia residents with an identified Nursing major, and will be awarded based on financial need and academic achievement. The award will renew based on the student continuing in the Nursing program and maintaining academic good standing.

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