Tech Data Corporation
A true trailblazer, Tech Data Corporation is helping SPC students gain the technology skills needed in today‚Äôs marketplace through its scholarships for students pursuing bachelor’s degrees in Technology Development and Management. Tech Data is ensuring the success of our workforce and the continued prosperity of the Tampa Bay area.

See how St. Petersburg College and Tech Data work to close the talent-skills gap in the Tampa Bay Area.

Foundation Board Member & Vice President of Cisco Global Strategy Americas IoT Strategy at Tech Data Corporation, Angie McCourt presents at an SPC career fair

L-R: Eric Wingard of Verizon, SPC President Tonjua Williams and SPC Trustee Nathan Stonecipher.

Verizon joins a growing number of SPC Foundation business partners with a grant of $50,000 to establish a scholarship to benefit minority and other under-represented students attending St. Petersburg College.

The number of Foundation business and corporate partners has grown from a small handful six or seven years ago to over 70 business partnerships today. These alliances support scholarships as well as an impressive range of other college programs.

The Verizon Scholarship will also give special preference to SPC students interested in attending Florida A & M University (FAMU) after receiving their Associates degree at SPC.