Tacoma Community College Wins $2,000 Scholarship from CampusWorks
Bradenton, FL – November 11, 2019 – Tacoma Community College of Gig Harbor, Washington has won a $2,000 scholarship from CampusWorks. In celebration of the company’s 20th anniversary, CampusWorks, a strategic higher education consulting firm, has launched a scholarship giveaway to support student success—the firm has pledged to donate $2,000 scholarships to 20 different colleges and universities across the United States and Canada, providing a total of $40,000 in financial support for students in need.
Tacoma Community College was selected as a winner through a random raffle held at the Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT) Governance Leadership Institute (GLI) in Washington, D.C. in August. ACCT President Noah Brown drew the winner. (See the list of scholarship winners.)
Founded in 1999, CampusWorks’ vision is to improve society by making higher education accessible to everyone, and offering these scholarships is a big step toward making that vision a reality. “After two decades working directly with institutions, we see firsthand the challenges many students face,” said CampusWorks CEO Liz Murphy. “We are thrilled that this scholarship will help students pursue their educational goals at Tacoma Community College.”
“We are so excited to have won this $2,000 scholarship from our great partner CampusWorks,” said Tacoma Community College President Ivan Harrell. “We will ensure that funds are used to support the educational needs of students who are in need.”