Ed Peterson and Becky Cole Scholarships

2021-2022 Scholarship Details Coming Soon


Eligibility – A full-time college student who has completed their freshman year in college, or a Second or Third year student currently enrolled in a full accredited College or University. Applicant must be a full time student in good academic standing. Applicants must be members of MVTTC or the dependent of a member of MVTTC.

Selection – The MVTTC Scholarship Committee will select scholarships on a basis of merit.


The scholarship must be used at an accredited college or university.

  1. The student must be continuing in the course of study at the college or university, in the fall of the same year the scholarship is awarded.
  2. The MVTTC will forward the scholarship stipend, as a lump sum, to the bursar’s office of the college or university for deposit of $2,500.00 which will go towards the student’s academic tuition.  No money is sent directly to the student.
  3.  In cases where the student’s studies or admission are delayed or interrupted for any reason, the Secretary must be advised immediately, and may result in forfeiture.
  4.  Students must maintain a 3.0 average or better to retain the scholarship.
  5.  Students may reapply each year for the term of their college education if they have not already won the MVTTC scholarship in previous years.
  6.  One scholarship award per student, no repeat recipients.

Required Documents:

  1. MVTTC 2020-2021 Scholarship Application Form
  2. A current resume with work experience and any extracurricular activities, noting any leadership positions.
  3. A recommendation or evaluation from a Counselor, Teacher or Professor must be included with the application.
  4. A brief essay (1 to 2 pages) describing the Student’s objectives for College and Career must be submitted with this application.
  5. Copy of last year college transcript

Application Forms – The application along with attachments must be in the MVTTC office by June 15, 2020.

Please email to: lmcgoey@mvttc.com

Or if you prefer to mail the documents please mail to;

MVTTC / Lisa McGoey
365 Canal Street, Suite 1190
New Orleans, La 70130