Student Scholarships

SPRING 2015 Scholarships

The application period to apply for scholarships for the 2015 Spring Semester is NOW CLOSED. 
 
Please check back in March 2015 to apply for 2015-16 Academic Year scholarships.
 
External Scholarship Opportunities:
Scott Wright Student Essay Contest (deadline: January 31, 2015)
Cottage Inn Scholarship (deadline: May 31, 2015)
 
Scholarship Information:
  • Scholarship Application Dates:
    • Academic Year Scholarships (Fall & Spring): March 15 - May 1
    • Spring Scholarships: October 1 - November 15
  • SLCC scholarships use a third-party system called STARS to aid SLCC in the scholarship process. Users are asked to create a profile, which will be used for all future scholarships. 
  • Only winners will be notified via e-mail no less than one week before the corresponding semester. 
  • All scholarship winners must write a thank-you card to the donor(s) and attend a scholarship reception to receive the scholarship money.
  • Scholarship funds are released after the last day to drop.
  • Scholarships divided into two or more semesters will be awarded upon successful completion of the prior semester according to each scholarship's criteria.
  • Acceptance of any scholarship constitutes the winner's consent to the publication of other use by SLCC of his or her name, biographical information and likeness in any media, including the Internet, for any commercial, publicity or promotional purposes, without limitation, review, or approval, or additional compensation. Scholarship recipients also agree to the SLCC Foundation keeping track of their academic progress at SLCC. 
  • By completing and submitting the application, applicants certify that all information is true and correct to the best of their knowledge.  

If you have any questions about SLCC scholarships, please e-mail lana.fontenot@solacc.edu. If you are having technical issues with the scholarship website (STARS), please call STARS at 847-859-5017 or e-mail stars@cappex.com and reference SLCC.