Eric Bean Memorial Scholarship Fund

This scholarship was established by Evelyn E. Bean for the students of Tidewater Community College, in honor of her husband Eric. Eric Bean died at age 38 in 2003. He graduated from TCC and worked in the AC/Heating business. He was a loving husband and father of two children.


  • Student must be enrolled in a degree or certificate program at TCC
  • Student must be enrolled full-time
  • Student must demonstrate financial need
  • If a continuing student at TCC must have an overall GPA of 2.5 or higher
  • If a new student at TCC must have a high school GPA of 2.8 or higher
  • Preference will be given to students studying heating and air conditioning