The Blair and Sue Montgomery Scholarship

Contact Info

Office of Financial Aid
248 Hardway Building
1201 Locust Avenue
Fairmont, WV 26554

Tel: (855) 297-0999 or (304) 367-4907
Fax: (304) 367-4881

Office Hours:
Mon - Friday 8:00 am to 4:00 pm

School Code: 040385

Pierpont Community & Technical College is pleased to provide this student aid calculator to assist you in estimating your costs to attend Pierpont.  Results are based on 2012-13 Cost of Attendance figures and student aid eligibility requirements which are subject to change.  These results should assist you in determining an estimate of your out-of-pocket expense to attend Pierpont.

Win the Blair and Sue Montgomery Scholarship!

For the third year, West Virgina high school seniors have the opportunity to compete for Pierpont Community & Technical College's premier academic scholarship that covers tuition and fees, room and board and a $1,000 textbook stipend.

Here's how you can join the competition:




To qualify, you must be a current high school senior who lives in West Virginia. You must have a cumulative high school GPA of 3.5 and have an ACT composite of 26 or SAT composite of 1190. You have to be a PROMISE Scholarship recipient.

Number 1
Meet the requirements.
The Blair and Sue Montgomery Scholarship

The deadline for applications is February 15
Number 2
Apply for admission.

To be considered, you have to apply for admission to Pierpont.

(Your admissions file must be complete, which means you have to complete your general application and send us your high school transcript and test scores.)

To apply, click here. If you have questions or need help, call us at (800) 641-5678 or (304) 367-4892.

Number 3

Complete a scholarship application.

To fill out the The Blair and Sue Montgomery Scholarship application, download this form and print it out.

Once you have filled out the applcation, please mail it to the Pierpont Office of Admissions, 1201 Locust Ave., Fairmont, WV 26554.

You also need to include an essay with your application.
Please write an essay (450 words or less; double-spaced) about how this scholarship would help you achieve your educational goal.

Next Steps
This is a competitive scholarship. Once you have applied for admission and for the scholarship by following the steps above, you will be contacted to schedule an on-campus interview.
The Montgomery Scholar will be chosen based on academic qualifications, community service activities and leadership involvement in conjunction with the essay, admissions counselor recommendation and personal interview. Only one Pierpont student will be selected to receive this premier scholarship.

The Blair and Sue Montgomery Scholarship Application (PDF)


The Blair and Sue Montgomery Scholarship Informational Flyer (PDF)

*Students who receive the scholarship must maintain a 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA and must maintain their PROMISE Scholarship eligibility. Awards renewable for 1 year.

Pierpont Full-ride scholarship winners 2009

Pierpont Community & Technical College’s full-ride scholarship winner for 2009 was Taylor Pyles of Hundred High School. She is pictured here being awarded her plaque from President Blair Montgomery at the Academic Awards Banquet in April 2009.


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