Applying for HCC Foundation Inc. Scholarships
Deadline to apply for scholarships is April 29, 2016 no later that 5:00 p.m.. No packet will be accepted if put under the door after 5:00 pm on this day.
Halifax Community College (HCC) scholarships are available to assist students who have demonstrated a commitment to academic excellence and completion of a program at HCC.
I'm a GED graduate. Can I qualify for a scholarship? Yes. In fact, there are several scholarships that are just for GED graduates.
Do I have to submit income tax forms? No. You must submit these forms to apply for federal financial aid but not for a scholarship.
How are recipients selected? Members of the scholarship selection committee will review your application and score it based on set criteria. The applicants with the highest average score who meet all of the other scholarship criteria will be selected to receive scholarships.
How will I receive the scholarship?
You will be notified by mail or email if you are selected. In addition, you will receive a list of the things you must do to receive the award. If you are awarded a scholarship, the funds will be applied to your student account or given to you in the form of a check.
Could I lose my award?
Scholarship recipients must maintain a specified GPA, attend the annual donor appreciation event and scholarship awards ceremony and maintain the appropriate number of credit hours to receive their award for the spring semester.
How much are the scholarships?
The number and amount of awards vary and change each semester.
For more information, please call 252-536-7239 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you and best wishes!