Columbia Gorge Community College Scholarships
Fall 2021 Early Childhood EducationScholarship Application – Open now and accepting applications until August 20, 2021, at 5 p.m. Apply Now!
This scholarship is intended for students pursuing an ECE certificate or degree and/or working in the field. However, if funding is available awards may be offered to students enrolled in the Elementary Educator Pathway.
Fall 2021 Metallica CTE Program Scholarships - Open now and accepting applications until September 27, 2021, at 5 p.m. Apply Now! Available for Advanced Manufacturing & Fabrication, Construction Technology, and Electro-Mechanical Technology. Be one of the first CGCC students to be awarded a scholarship from the Rock 'n Roll band Metallica.
Fall 2021 Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Program Scholarships - Open now and accepting applications until September 13, 2021, at 5 p.m. Apply Now! This scholarship is intended for tuition, fees, and hard cost expenses up to $1,908, for CGCC Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) students pursuing a certificate or degree.
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Griffy's Book Fund - For the academic year 2021-2022. The CGCC Foundation has partnered with a local donor to establish Griffy's Book Fund, which provides financial assistance to students for unusually high textbook expenses. CGCC students who would like to be considered for these funds may complete this application form and submit it to the Student Services Office. Because funds are limited, they will be awarded to students who meet the eligibility criteria listed on the application, and who show the greatest documented unmet need.
Please contact the CGCC Financial Aid Office if you have any questions at email@example.com.
CGCC Foundation Scholarship Applications
This information is regarding the Columbia Gorge Community College Foundation scholarships. Scholarship preference will be given to local residents of Oregon and Washington. Scholarship applicants must submit information using this form to be considered. The application becomes property of CGCC Foundation after submission and is treated as confidential information. Students may only receive a scholarship in one of the two periods (full-year or winter/spring term scholarships). Full-year scholarships are $2,500 and distributed equally over fall, winter, and spring terms. Winter/Spring term scholarships are $1,700 and distributed equally over winter and spring terms. Scholarship recipients will be asked to provide two hours of volunteer service per academic term to benefit CGCC Foundation and/or the college. Scholarship recipients are required to submit an acceptance form and thank-you note to CGCC Foundation.
The following criteria will be used to determine eligibility: academic skills that show strong aptitude in the student's field of study; financial need and resources; general motivation and desire; community involvement, including past/present employment, volunteer services, and extracurricular activities; timeliness and completeness of application, including submission of academic transcripts.
All students who are awarded a foundation scholarship must enroll in a minimum of six credits per term and maintain satisfactory academic progress according to CGCC's Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) policy. See https://www.cgcc.edu/
The CGCC Foundation recommends that applicants type responses to the essay questions in a Word or Google document and copy/paste them in the online application to ensure that work is saved.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org, if you have any questions. For assistance filling out the CGCC Foundation scholarship applications, a PDF version is available for guidance ONLY here. Please do not submit this application to the CGCC Foundation in lieu of the online application. Thank you!
CGCC Foundation Scholarship Application Resources
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Oregon Student Access Commission (OSAC) Scholarship Application (one eApp for more than 400 scholarships)
Oregon Retired Educators Association Scholarship
Scholarships Encouraging Access and Diversity
Resources for Undocumented Students
Military Scholarships and Resources