Other scholarships for PCC students

Although the PCC Foundation awards the most scholarships, these are also worth investigating!

Below are listed some of the most frequently won private scholarships by PCC students just like you. If you're feeling ambitious, check the bottom of the page for prestigious scholarships open to community college students.

Scholarships for PCC students
Scholarship How much Application Deadline Who is it for?
1. OSAC
OSAC awards over 100 PCC students each year. Also, by filling out one application, you apply for several scholarships.
Average is $3,100 Oregon Student Access February
2. Ford Family Foundation
This scholarship is awarded to over 20 PCC students every year - and it provides up to 90% of your college costs!
Up to 90% of your unmet financial need Oregon Student Access February
  • Scholars program: high school seniors and community college students
  • Opportunity program: single parents
  • ReStart program: students over 25
  • See complete eligibility criteria
3. US Bank
Around 20 students win this scholarship each year. Almost all banks and credit unions have scholarship programs.
$1,000 USBank.com May
5. Oregon Community Foundation
The OCF awards offers many unique scholarship programs. Around 10 PCC students receive this scholarship every year.
$500 to $3,000 Oregon Student Access February
6. Jack Kent Cooke Foundation
This scholarship is competitive, but it's worth the effort! This rigorous scholarship is based on aspects of achievement, financial need, persistence, leadership and service to others. Contact Jennifer McBratney for help applying.
Up to $40,000 per year Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship December

Department-awarded scholarships

Check with your department for scholarships such as: non-credit ESOL, Automotive Service, Welding, Machine Manufacturing, Early Education, Diesel Service, and Panthers basketball.

Want more?

There and many, many, many more scholarships out there. How do you find them? Use a scholarship search site. Our favorites: