Apply for Scholarships!

The 2020 application period will open on February 14th.

Fast Facts:

  • Scholarships do not affect your financial aid award
  • Many scholarships are not based on financial need 
  • There are scholarship opportunities for full-time students and part-time students
  • Scholarship opportunities are available for ALL students graduating, returning and incoming to CCCC
  • Make sure to get request recommendations early! The individuals you ask to write a recommendation have the same deadline as you do, so don’t wait until the last minute.
  • There are scholarship opportunities for everyone, so be sure to take 30 minutes and apply! 

Cape Cod Community College Educational Foundation

We award more than $200,000 in scholarships every year.
The application process is simple and every student should apply!
Scholarships are awarded for a variety of factors: where you live, what you study, how involved you are on campus/in your communuity, GPA, financial need. There are 150 different scholarships & everyone fits the criteria for at least 5-10 of them!

Scholarship Application Period: February 14 – March 6 2020

Every applicant MUST answer these three essay questions. Essays must be between 100-500 words. If you need help, please contact the Reading and Writing Resource Center.

1. What are your educational goals?
2. What are your career goals?
3. How will a scholarship help you achieve your goals?
This may include having to overcome a hardship, challenge, or disability in pursuit of your education.

Other scholarships require additional information which may include:

• Your CCCC transcript. All commencement and nursing scholarships require this document. (It can be found on the Campus web system.)
• Your EFC Score from a filed FAFSA form: What is your Expected Family Contribution (EFC)? The EFC is listed on your Student Aid Report (SAR)
• One to three recommendations. If they are not submitted by the deadline, your application will NOT be submitted for consideration.
• An additional essay
• Additional questions

Choose one of the three categories of scholarships below:

Once you determine the category that describes you, click on APPLY. You will then answer some qualifying questions. Based on your answers you will be shown a list of scholarships for which you are eligible.

Next Step:

You will complete a more detailed common application and answer questions for specific scholarships. You must click submit for each scholarship you apply for.

NON-COMMENCEMENT SCHOLARSHIPS

Are you? — A new student to CCCC in the fall

Or? — Currently taking classes at CCCC

And? — Will be taking classes at CCCC next fall

COMMENCEMENT SCHOLARSHIPS

Are you? — Graduating with a degree

Or? — Have completed a certificate course

Or? —Transferring credits

And? — Will be taking classes at another college or university in the fall

PROJECT FORWARD SCHOLARSHIPS

New or returning students

Enrolled in vocational classes

Taking classes at CCCC next fall

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