The Dr. Angela J. Giles & Marie A. Giles Scholarship

Established in 2016.


  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0;
  • Be enrolled part-time or full-time;
  • Completed at least 30 semester hours;
  • Have demonstrated financial need;
  • Be enrolled in a program under the Business, Public Services, Information Systems, and Mathematics Division with priority given to those enrolled in Human Services;
  • Provide documentation of intent to transfer to a fully accredited four year college or university, either by submitting a copy of the college/university letter of intent, or the Thomas Nelson letter of intent.
  • Must be a student of African-American ethnic origin or a military dependent of an individual of African-American ethnic origin; and
  • Write one (1) 500-1000-word personal essay describing future career aspirations and interests in the human services field or other related field.
Scholarship Details
Semester(s) Awarded: 
Spring and Fall
Min GPA: 
Number of awards: 

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