Wharton County Junior College in partnership with the M.G. and Lillie A. Johnson Foundation has recently announced a scholarship opportunity for new students enrolling  for the 2020 fall semester.  

Students enrolling at WCJC for the first time for fall 2020 and who are a resident of Aransas, Bee, Calhoun, Colorado, Dewitt, Goliad, Gonzales, Jackson, Lavaca, Matagorda, Refugio, Victoria, Waller and Wharton counties – as well as those from the Needville Independent School District – are invited to apply for a WCJC/Johnson Foundation Scholarship.  

Applicants must also have a declared major pathway in an allied health or pre-allied health field – including LVN, ADN, LVN to ADN transition, pre-dental hygiene, pre-physical therapy, pre-radiology – emergency medical services, health information technology or human services. 

Scholarships are in the amount of $2,000 and will be awarded in two installments: $1,000 for the 2020 fall semester and $1,000 for the 2021 spring semester. Applications are available on the WCJC website scholarship page. The application deadline is midnight on Friday, July 17. 

For more information, contact finaid@wcjc.edu

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