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Scholarships Offered by Phi Theta Kappa

The Jack Kent Cooke Undergraduate Transfer Scholarships: The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation grants, the most generous scholarships ever offered to graduating community college students. The scholarship awards provide funding for tuition, room and board, books, and other required fees for the remainder of the Jack Kent Cooke Scholar's bachelor's degree, generally two years. Candidates for this scholarship must be nominated by their two-year institution in order to apply. The maximum available per student is $30,000 per year.

$1,000 Coca-Cola Two-Year Colleges Scholarship: First or second year community college students planning to continue their education at a two-year institution may be nominated by their college to apply for this scholarship that is administered by the Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation.


Other Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Scholarship Opportunities



Scholarships Offered by Institutions in Oregon

University of Portland Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship
2-3 renewable $3,000-$4,500 per year scholarships for incoming PTK members transferring from a community college. A minimum of 3.5 GPA is required. Non-U.S. citizens, part-time students and students with previous bachelor's degrees are not eligible.

Deadline: April 1

Contact: Tracy Reisinger, Director/ Office of Financial Aid/ University of Portland/ 5000 N Willamette Blvd.
Portland, OR, 97203 5743/ 800.227.4568 fax: (503)943-7508/ reisinge@up.edu

Linfield College Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship
Ten $2,500 per year scholarships are available to members of PTK with a minimum 3.25 GPA and 12 credit hours. Transcripts are required. The award is renewable if a minimum 2.0 GPA is maintained. Part-time students and students with a previously earned bachelor degree are not eligible.

Deadline: December 1 - Spring; April 15 - Fall

Contact: Janet Sasaki, Asst. Director of Admission/Transfer Coor./ Office of Admission/ Linfield College/
900 Southeast Baker Street/ McMinnville, OR, 97128/ 800.640.2287 fax: 503.883.2472/ jmsasaki@linfield.edu

Lewis & Clark College Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship
Up to five $1000 scholarships per year are available to PTK members with a minimum 3.5 GPA. Students will be considered for the scholarship upon admission and a separate application is not required. Scholarship is renewable if a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA is maintained.

Completion of the admission application by March is strongly recommended for full consideration.

Deadline: None; however, please be aware of the comment below.

Contact: Karin Dobbins Sherer, Associate Dean of Admissions/ Office of Admissions/ Lewis & Clark College
0615 SW Palatine Hill Road/ Portland, OR, 97129/ 800.444.4111 fax: 503.768.7055/ transfer@lclark.edu


Portland Community College's Foundation Scholarships

Each year the PCC Foundation awards over 250 scholarships to PCC students and prospective students. Some scholarships are open to students pursuing any major, and some scholarships are targeted to students studying specific subjects such as Nursing, Automotive Service, Biology, Welding and many more. In 2007 over 50% of students that applied for scholarships received one!

Visit the PCC Scholarships page for full details on scholarships available from the PCC Foundation, Oregon Student Assistance Commission, Private Organizations and Scholarship search site links.


Haven't Found What You are Looking For?

The scholarships listed on this page are a highlight of the scholarships that are provided by either the Phi Theta Kappa Organization or institutions in Oregon that have been reserved exclusively for PTK members. As a Phi Theta Kappa member, your GPA and involvement in PTK mean you are eligible for many other scholarships provided by other organizations or institutions. The scholarships listed on this page are a small selection from more than $36 million in transfer scholarships available. For a complete list of the most current available scholarships, including a list of all institutions that offer transfer scholarships for Phi Theta Kappa members, visit our International Website, Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship Opportunities. (You will need to sign in with a valid member ID, which can be found on your Phi Theta Kappa membership card, to access most of the scholarships.)

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