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Austin Community College Foundation
5930 Middle Fiskville Rd.
Austin, Texas 78752-4390
Stephanie Dempsey, Executive Director
Tom Gallagher Scholarship



To assist students pursuing a degree in nursing and a career in providing quality health care.



  • Be accepted into and enrolled in the ACC Associate Degree of Nursing program
  • Must have a 3.0 GPA overall
  • Must enroll in approved curriculum for the degree plan
  • Financial need as determined by the ACC Financial Aid Office


To apply, complete the ACC General Scholarship Application online.

Terms of Scholarship:

  • $2500 for the academic year
  • Successfully complete the required semester hours in the Nursing curriculum with a 3.0 GPA.
  • Scholarship applies to tuition, fees, books, and nursing program expenses (immunizations, board exams…).



Application Deadline:   May 1st of each year

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