Scholarships

The College participates in the following scholarship programs:

  • College Merit Scholarship
    The Merit Scholarship is offered in the amount of $1,000.00 and is available to full-time students who have demonstrated merit and financial need.

    First-year students may apply upon successful completion of two terms. The scholarship award will be paid in the second academic year and will be scheduled in even amounts per term. Second-year students may apply upon successful completion of five terms. The scholarship award will be paid in the third academic year and will be scheduled in even amounts per term. The scholarship applies to tuition only and is limited to 20 students per year per campus. A minimum CGPA of 3.5 and a cumulative attendance of 80% are required. Recipients may qualify for a Merit Scholarship for a total of two academic years, with the minimum or maximum amount extended for each academic year award. Students must submit a completed application to the Financial Services department, including a letter of recommendation and a personal essay of 150-300 words explaining why the applicant is interested in his/her chosen career field. The applicant can obtain an application from the Forms page or from the Financial Services Department.

    The Merit Scholarship submission deadlines are as follows:

    Eligible Term Total Awards Application Deadline
    Summer 3 June 30
    Fall 5 September 15
    Winter 4 November 15
    Early Spring 4 January 30
    Spring 4 April 15
  • Outside Scholarships
    The College encourages students to make every effort to apply for outside scholarships. Many of these awards are based on special skills, good grades, or particular fields of study. Be aware that most information is available free of charge and you should not utilize scholarship searches that charge you for a scholarship search.