Academic Excellence Scholarship
Academic Excellence Scholarship:
The Academic Excellence Scholarship is awarded to new high school graduates from Cuyahoga County and neighboring counties each year. The scholarship provides awards up to $2,500 annually to be used for tuition and fees, for first two, consecutive years of study at Tri-C. Students must have a 3.0 grade point average on a 4.0 or higher scale and demonstrate excellence in academics, leadership, and service.
Graduates of the Class of 2019 with strong interest in attending Cuyahoga Community College for Fall 2019 should apply for admission to the college.
Academic Excellence Scholarship candidates for 2019-2020 should submit a scholarship application by March 29, 2019 and complete the 2019-2020 Free Application for Federal Student Aid after October 1, 2018 to be considered for all eligible federal financial aid. Students must complete the FAFSA by March 29, 2019 to be considered for the scholarship.
NOTE: Scholarship Awarding will begin in April 1, 2019, as such students are encouraged to apply as early as January 2019.