CBC Foundation Scholarship Application Now Available

Headline: CBC Foundation Scholarship Application Now Available The Coastal Bend College (CBC) Foundation Scholarship Application is now available for the spring 2017 semester. Interested students should note that in order to apply for the scholarship students must be enrolled for the spring 2017 semester and have their free application for federal student aid (FAFSA) on file in the College’s Financial Aid Office (if applicable). The Foundation Scholarship Application is available online at www.coastalbend.edu/foundation and applications … Continue reading CBC Foundation Scholarship Application Now Available

CBC Foundation honors students and donors at fall 2016 Donor Scholar Reception

View photos from the event here. The Coastal Bend College Foundation (CBCF) hosted a Donor Scholar Reception on August 30 to honor the fall 2016 CBCF scholarship recipients and the scholarships’ respective donors. Over $22,000 was awarded to CBC students for use in their fall courses. Reva Salazar, a CBC dual enrollment and A.C. Jones High School student, spoke about how the scholarship will help her make progress towards her goal of pursuing medical school … Continue reading CBC Foundation honors students and donors at fall 2016 Donor Scholar Reception

R.W. Dirks donates $5,000 to CBC Foundation

R.W. Dirks donates $5,000 to CBC Foundation Coastal Bend College (CBC) President Dr. Beatriz T. Espinoza (left) received a $5,000 donation from R.W. Dirks (right) as part of the R.W. Dirks Challenge campaign. R.W. “Bill” Dirks has been a champion and pioneer for Bee County College (BCC), and subsequently CBC, since he joined the Board of Trustees in 1971. He was involved in laying the foundation for a robust, student-centered institution to educate and serve … Continue reading R.W. Dirks donates $5,000 to CBC Foundation

CBC awards over $83K in scholarships to A.C. Jones H.S. seniors

Coastal Bend College (CBC) is proud to provide Bee County students with the opportunity to pursue a higher education. CBC awarded $83,000 in scholarships to over 26 high school seniors from A. C. Jones High School on May 23. Students who were in the top 10-percent of their graduating class, received an academic scholarship worth $2,000 ($500 a semester) at CBC. A CBC scholarship was also awarded to students who wish to attend CBC; the scholarship … Continue reading CBC awards over $83K in scholarships to A.C. Jones H.S. seniors

CBC students receive $40K from Barnhart Foundation

Photo Cutline: 2016 Barnhart Transfer Scholarship Recipients: (left to right) Colter Dees, Chelsea Alvarado, Mary Jane Luther and Shan Liu The Joe Barnhart Foundation has been a longtime friend and supporter of the programs and students at CBC. Each spring semester, the Barnhart Foundations holds a scholarship competition for CBC students who are planning to transfer to a four-year university, have at least a 3.0 grade point average (GPA), and have exemplified qualities pertaining to leadership and community … Continue reading CBC students receive $40K from Barnhart Foundation