NCCIA arranges sponsorship for several scholarships that are awarded to selected students and faculty. This year we are proud to offer scholarships sponsored by the following:

Student Scholarships


To financially assist full-time students who are currently majoring in a computer program and who have completed at least one semester with a 3.5 or higher cumulative grade point average in their program. (Unsuccessful applicants may reapply the following year.)

Selection Criteria

The general scholarship recipient must be a full-time student majoring in a computer program with a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 or better in their current program of study.

2019 Student Scholarships 

  • Annelle Pegg Memorial Scholarship
  • David Harris Memorial Scholarship
  • Bruce Waugh Memorial Scholarship - sponsored by Stanly Cisco Academy Support Center
  • NCCIA Leadership Team sponsored Scholarship


View past scholarship recipients


Faculty Scholarship


To financially assist a full-time community college computer instructor by reimbursing expenses up to $750 for tuition, travel, accommodations, meals, fees, books and other expenses that are associated with training to improve classroom effectiveness.

Scholarship Funds

The NCCIA will award the Carol Jones Memorial Scholarship to a full-time computer faculty member. 

Selection Criteria

The scholarship recipient must be a full-time computer instructor who can demonstrate that the training had a significant impact on their classroom effectiveness.

Congratulations to last year's awardees:

Scholarship Recipient College
McGraw-Hill Scholarship Amber Moore Davidson County CC
Bruce Waugh Memorial Scholarship
(Sponsored by Stanly CC Cisco ASC)
Jeannie McDermott AB Tech CC
Annelle Pegg Memorial Scholarship Kendra Joyner AB Tech CC
David Harris Memorial Scholarship Danjie Song Durham Tech CC
Jack and Argavick Scarboro Memorial Daphne R Henry Forsyth Tech CC
Palo Alto Networks Christopher Kenestrick Durham Tech CC
Murach Scholarship Nicholas Lohning Forsyth Tech CC
Paradigm Scholarship Kim Green Durham Tech CC
Pearson Scholarship Carol Lackey Forsyth Tech CC
NCCIA Leadership Team Scholarship Matthew Marlowe AB Tech CC
Carol Jones Memorial (Faculty) Carla Osborne Wake Tech CC

Recipient Selection

The NCCIA selection committee shall determine the recipients of the scholarship. The committee shall consist of three (3) members from the community college system teaching in the computer programs.

Published on  August 17th, 2018