Academic Excellence Scholarships
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 2017 with strong interest in attending Cuyahoga Community College for Fall 2017 should apply for admission to the college.
Academic Excellence Scholarship candidates for 2017-2018 should submit a scholarship application by March 15, 2017 and complete the 2017-2018 Free Application for Federal Student Aid at www.fafsa.gov after October 1, 2016 to be considered for all eligible federal financial aid. Students must complete the FAFSA by March 15, 2017 to be considered for the scholarship.
NOTE: Scholarship Awarding will begin in January 2017, as such students are encouraged to apply by December 2016.
Athletic talent awards are available in all of the sports. Please contact the Student Life & Athletics Office for more information about sports and awards or visit the Athletics website.
This scholarship is provided to students participating in the yearbook or campus newspaper. Please contact the Student Newspaper Office of your campus if you are interested in joining the staff or visit Student Life website.
Student Senate Scholarship:
This scholarship is awarded to students that participate in the Student Senate as President, Vice-President, Treasurer, Secretary and the Board Scholar. Please contact Student Life & Athletics if you want more information about the Student Senate or visit Student Leadership website.