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?

A: Yes


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.