Scholarships & Grants

2017 Scholarship Recipients

 

Best Buy Community Grants 

The Best Buy Foundation will donate Community Grants to local and regional nonprofit organizations that provide teens with places and opportunities to develop 21st century technology skills that will inspire future education and career choices.

Examples of program activities include:

  • Computer programming
  • Digital imaging (photography, graphic design, videography)
  • Music production
  • Robotics
  • Gaming and mobile app development

Community Grants are designed to support local efforts and are reviewed for consideration by Best Buy teams across the nation. The average grant amount is $5,000 and will not exceed $10,000. Click here for more information on the Best Buy Grant.

Apply for a Scholarship

The 2017 GCPS Foundation Scholarship Catalog will be online November 2016.  The deadline for the scholarships managed by the GCPS Foundation is January 30, 2017. All scholarship deadlines are included in the scholarship information and clearly noted on each scholarship application. The Foundation awards scholarships to Gwinnett County Public School graduating seniors only. Winners will be announced May 2017.

The GCPS Foundation has proudly awarded over $250,000 in student scholarships to GCPS graduating seniors.  Scholarships range in value from $300-$6,000.  We will continue to add to the GCPS Foundation Cataloge online as scholarships become available.