CFCC Student Receives Inaugural Scholarship
October 18, 2022While thinking about various future careers, Maria Torres decided to take the masonry course offered at her high school. She discovered she had a knack for brick masonry. Torres enjoyed masonry so much that she studied it throughout high school. Encouraged by her masonry teacher, Torres entered 25 masonry competitions. She won several of them … Read More
Cape Fear Community College Announces Scholarship Honoring Captain David MacAlpine, Sr.
September 29, 2021Wilmington, NC – A scholarship has been established at Cape Fear Community College to honor the memory of Captain David MacAlpine, Sr. The Captain David MacAlpine Memorial Endowed Scholarship will help minority students training for law enforcement careers. The fund was created by a lead gift of $25,000 from Jimmy Hopkins, CFCC trustee, Christopher Dunn, … Read More
CFCC Foundation Awards over Half a Million Dollars in Student Scholarships
March 10, 2021Wilmington, NC – The Cape Fear Community College Foundation is pleased to announce more than half a million dollars in scholarships were awarded to more than 400 CFCC students for the 2020-2021 academic year, a 30% increase over the last year. The average student received over $1,200. “Even during the trials of last year, our … Read More
CFCC Student Veterans Receive $5,000 from MOAA
November 10, 2020The Southeastern Chapter (SENCLAD) of the Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) — the nation’s largest military officers association—recently awarded $5,000 to nine Cape Fear Community College student veterans. The mission of the SENCLAND Chapter is to benefit members of the uniformed services, their families, and survivors and to advocate for a strong national defense … Read More