Student Scholarships

A variety of scholarships are available through the KCC Foundation to students based on financial need, academic achievement and/or field of study. These scholarships are funded by generous contributions from individuals, businesses and organizations.

Here are links to the scholarship applications for new and/or returning KCC students. We  suggest you open the application links using Chrome.

All scholarship applicants must have an Admission Application on file with the KCC Admissions Office prior to completing the scholarship application. A KCC student ID number is required on all scholarship applications.

While not required for a scholarship, applicants are strongly encouraged to complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The FAFSA application is available online at Many scholarships are specifically need-based.

A listing of all KCC Foundation scholarships by field of study and project funds can be viewed in our list of Scholarships by Program of Study. Applicants will be considered for all KCC Foundation scholarships, especially those most aligned with their career and academic goals.

Recipients may:

      • Be new or returning students depending upon the scholarship awarded.
      • Be full-time or part-time students depending upon the scholarship awarded.
      • Reside in or out of district depending upon the scholarship awarded.

Recipients must:

      • Have a minimum cumulative 2.5 GPA. Some scholarships require a GPA higher than 2.5. Students with a cumulative GPA below 2.5 may be considered based on a recommendation by a faculty member, advisor or counselor.