Scholarships


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Scholarship Opportunities

Phi Theta Kappa members have access to more than $37 million in scholarships, a benefit unmatched by other honor societies. Learn more below or Contact Us.

Scholarship opportunites listed below are in order by deadline.

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Transfer Scholarships

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  • More than $37 million in transfer scholarships available to Phi Theta Kappa members
  • Available at over 700 four-year colleges and universities, view our list
  • Awards are administered directly by the senior institution. For information on deadlines, awards and contact information, visit www.CollegeFish.org.

Spring Scholarships

The Jack Kent Cooke Undergraduate Transfer Scholarships

  • Maximum $30,000 available per student, per year
  • Provides funding for tuition, room and board, books and other required fees
  • Must be nominated by the community college
  • Application typically due February 1, but internal deadlines may be earlier
  • To apply, contact Jack Kent Cooke Foundation directly

The Jeannette Rankin Foundation

The Jeannette Rankin Foundation
  • Award amounts vary
  • For low income women age 35 and older
  • Can be used for associate and vocational programs
  • Application typically due February 1
  • To apply, contact the Jeannette Rankin Foundation directly

International Scholar Laureate Program

International Scholar Laureate Program
  • Eight scholarships of $1,000 each awarded specifically to Phi Theta Kappa members
  • For international study in career fields of business, diplomacy and international relations, engineering, medicine and nursing
  • Deadline: March 4
  • Learn more

Hites Transfer Scholarship

Hites Transfer Scholarship
  • Up to 10 scholarships of $7,500 each
  • Total awards of $75,000
  • Recognizes outstanding academic achievement of Phi Theta Kappa members
  • Recipients must transfer to a regionally accredited baccalaureate degree-granting senior institution
  • Application Dates: January 1 - March 15
  • Deadline: March 15
  • Learn more

Pearson Prize for Higher Education

Pearson Prize for Higher Education
  • Awards 20 scholarships of $10,000 and 50 scholarships of $500
  • Recognizes college students for high academic achievement and engagement in community service
  • Open to full-time, degree-seeking students attending a career college, two-year or four-year college or university. To be eligible, students must have completed a minimum of 30 credits by June 2011, have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher, have no relation to a Pearson employee, have not received the Pearson Prize grant or fellowship before and be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident
  • View videos of 2010 Pearson Fellows including Phi Theta Kappa members Evelyn Cardenas and Isaac Powell, click to view
  • Deadline: March 18
  • Apply Online

Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise

Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise Scholarship
  • Up to 180 scholarships of $1,000 each to be used for enrollment at community college
  • Total awards of $180,000
  • Application Dates: March 1 - May 13
  • Deadline: May 13
  • Learn more

GEICO Business Student Scholarship

GEICO Business Student Scholarship
  • The two top scoring business majors that apply to the Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise Scholarship will qualify for a $1,000 GEICO Business Scholarship
  • Total awards of $2,000
  • Application Dates: March 1 - May 1
  • Deadline: May 1
  • Learn more

Fall Scholarships

Frank Lanza Memorial Scholarship

Frank Lanza Memorial Scholarship
  • Up to 25 stipends of $1,000 each
  • Total awards of $25,000
  • Open to registered nursing, respiratory care and emergency medical services majors
  • To be used for degree completion while enrolled at the community college
  • Application Dates: September 1 - October 15
  • Deadline: October 15
  • Learn more

All-USA Community College Academic Team Program

All-USA Community College Academic Team
  • Up to 20 students selected to receive a $2,500 stipend and medallion
  • Total awards of $50,000
  • Receive extensive national recognition through USA TODAY
  • Purpose is to recognize outstanding two-year college student
  • Application Dates: October 1 - December 1
  • Deadline: December 1
  • Learn more

Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team

Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team
  • 50 Gold Scholar Awards of $1,500
  • 50 Silver Scholar Awards of $1,250
  • 50 Bronze Scholar Awards of $1,000
  • Total awards of $187,500
  • All scholars receive medallions and recognition in USA TODAY
  • Application Dates: October 1 - December 1
  • Deadline: December 1
  • Uses a common application with the All-USA Community College Academic Team Program
  • Learn more

New Century Scholars

New Century Scholars
  • 52 stipends of $2,000
  • Total awards of $104,000
  • Selection based on scores received in the All-USA Community College Academic Team Program
  • Recognizes the top-scoring student from each of the 50 states plus one student from a chapter in Canada and one student from a chapter outside of the United States
  • Application Dates: October 1 - December 1
  • Deadline: December 1
  • Uses a common application with the All-USA Community College Academic Team Program
  • Learn more

All-State Community College Academic Team

All-State Academic Team
  • Students nominated to the All-USA Community College Academic Team are automatically named to the All-State Community College Academic Team
  • 37 participating states
  • Over $41 million available
  • All-State members receive special recognition including medallions, certificates and oftentimes stipends and scholarships
  • Application Dates: October 1 - December 1
  • Deadline: December 1
  • Learn more

Guistwhite Scholarships

Guistwhite Scholarships
  • Up to 20 scholarships of $5,000 each
  • Total awards of $100,000
  • Must transfer to a regionally accredited baccalaureate degree-granting senior institution
  • Application Dates: October 1 - December 1
  • Deadline: December 1
  • Learn more

The Hispanic Scholarship Fund

The Hispanic Scholarship Fund
  • Award amounts vary
  • Must be enrolled at a community college and intend to transfer
  • Must transfer to a four year college to pursue a baccalaureate degree
  • Application due in December
  • To apply, contact the Hispanic Scholarship Fund directly
  
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Sep 18, 2011, 11:59 AM
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