Financial Aid & Scholarship Information
All curriculum students wishing to apply for financial aid must first complete their Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) before the financial aid office is able to determine any financial aid eligibility. To visit the website to complete your application, click Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Please note that you will need your federal income tax filing information from the most recent filing year available when completing your FAFSA application. Students who are still claimed as dependents by their parents/guardian will need their parents/guardian's federal income tax filing information available when completing the FAFSA application. The school code for A-B Tech is 004033.
Golden LEAF Scholarship Programs for Madison County Residents
Scholarships are available to students who demonstrate financial need, to help them attend college at a participating North Carolina community college. Madison County is a qualifying county for the Golden LEAF Scholarship Program. To apply, please contact Sherri Davis at 398-7701 or Leronica Casey at 398-7562.
Up to $750 per semester, including summer term, is available for curriculum students and up to $250 per semester for continuing education students enrolling in occupational programs such as Nurse Aide I and Nurse Aide II, EMT-Intermediate, BFIT (Basic Firefighter Indoctrination Training), Ophthalmic Assisting, and Electronic Health Record Specialist. Awards can be applied toward tuition, fees, books, supplies at A-B Tech Community College, transportation, child care expenses related to attending classes, and mid-skills credential testing upon course completion.
APPLY NOW! Application Deadline for Curriculum Students is November 1st. Continuing Education students should contact Sherri Davis for more information.
ELIZABETH G. BAKER Scholarship
Established by the Baker family for Madison County residents interested in Nurse Aide I course at A-B Tech Madison. For more information, call 828-398-7700.
For more information, please contact Marie Eller at 828-398-7833.
Madison County Chamber Scholarship -
Minimum Criteria for Scholarship: Must have been Madison County resident for at least one year prior to seeking this scholarship. (Living in Madison County temporarily to attend college does not meet this residency requirement.) Will be enrolled full-time (12 or more credit hours) for period covered by proposed scholarship. Must have most recent GPA of 2.5 or more.
For additional scholarship opportunities, visit the A-B Tech Scholarship information site by clicking the link above.