The Gladys Carol Scholarship Program, Inc.
Q: How are GCSP winners notified?
A: Our scholarship winners are notified via email no later than 30 April each year; we follow-up via snail mail.
Q: Does GCSP classify Nursing Degrees/Programs as STEM?
Q: Do transcripts need to be official?
A: No. We actually prefer unofficial transcripts; we verify the information on the transcripts of our finalists.
Q: Should I submit letters of recommendation with my application package?
A: No. Letters of recommendation carry no weight in our selection process.
Q: What should I do if the deadline approaches, but I have not heard back from all the institutions I have applied to?
A: You may submit a acceptance letter from any institution that meets our criteria. It is ok if you later choose to attend a different institution, as long our prerequisites are still met.
Q: What happens if I am awarded a GCSP scholarship, but want to change majors?
A: The GCSP will honor the award as long as your new major is a STEM discipline.
Q: What happens if I am awarded a GCSP scholarship, but want to change institutions?
A: The GCSP will honor the award as long as our original prerequisites are still met at your new institution.
Q: What if I am a non-traditional student returning to college for an undergrad degree, and have no SAT or ACT score?
A: The GCSP will consider non-traditional student's applications without an SAT or ACT score.