J. Alvin Wilbanks Educator Scholarship (CLOSED)

*This scholarship is open to applicants districtwide*

A one-time  $1,000 scholarship sponsored by the GCPS Foundation will be awarded to a graduating seniors from GCPS with plans to enter the teaching profession.


    • Applicant must have a minimum 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale
    • exhibit good character and leadership skills
    • provide a letter of recommendation from a school administrator or counselor
    • submit a two-page essay describing a desire to enter the teaching profession


You must register the FIRST time you apply ONLY for any online scholarships. After you apply for the first scholarship, all your information will be applied to all scholarships you apply to thereafter. You will only login or logout.

  • A confirmation link will be sent to your email.
  • You must click on the link to confirm your email address.
  • After confirmation a second email will arrive in your inbox with your password which will be your student ID#. Your user name will be your email address.
Once registered, any future online scholarships that you apply
for, you will only need to sign in under “User Account” with
your user name and password. User Account will be
displayed when you scroll over the Scholarships & Grants
dropdown menu on the scholarship page of the website.