The Non-Degree Scholarship program was established in 2021 by Goldbelt, Inc.’s Board of Directors to support shareholders who are not seeking higher education degrees or certifications, but instead wish to take classes or courses that will further their personal and professional development. Examples of course and programs that qualify for funding include
Applicants may apply as many times as desired so long as they do not receive more than $500 per award year.

Frequently Asked Questions

Question:  Do you accept applications from non-shareholders or shareholder descendants?
No. Only Goldbelt shareholders and shareholder descendants are eligible to apply.
Question:  I will only be going to school part-time. Do I qualify for this scholarship?
Yes. However, part time students receive half the amount of the full-time allocation.
Question:  Do I receive the full scholarship amount at one time?
No, we send your scholarship fund in two disbursements. One check in the Fall equaling half of your scholarship (50%) and the second check in the Spring equaling the remainder of your scholarship (50%).
Question:  What is the amount of the scholarship?
The scholarship amount varies each year as the amount depends on how many students apply and how much funding is allocated by Goldbelt, Inc. who funds the program.
Question:  How will my scholarship be paid?
A check will be sent directly to your school’s Financial Aid Department. Funding cannot be sent directly to students.

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