North Georgia Technical College recently celebrated the life of Dan Dixon with his family and friends as a scholarship to the NGTC Foundation was created in his memory. Mr. Dixon taught masonry at the college for 30 years, and hundreds of students have enjoyed successful careers because of his efforts.


The $500 Dan Dixon Technical Trade Scholarship will be given annually beginning fall semester 2017. Students enrolled in technical classes are eligible to apply, and the scholarships will be given based on documented financial need and/or 3.0 GPA. Applications are available in the NGTC Foundation Office by calling Cynthia Brown at 706-754-7714 or emailing


Dixon Family members pictured with Foundation Director Cynthia BrownFamily members pictured at NGTC include left to right: Matt Dixon, Mary Fournier, Desi Barrett, Anna Whitley, Michael Dixon, NGTC Foundation Director Cynthia Brown, (front row) Abbie Jane Bennett and Audrey Dixon.


For more information regarding programs at NGTC, call 770-754-7700.