Scholarships

Scholarships

All institutional scholarships require the student to complete CVCC admission application and Free Application for Federal Student Aid (www.fafsa.ed.gov) with CVCC federal school code 012182. Institutional scholarships are awarded annually for the upcoming award year. Institutional scholarships include Academic, Ambassador, Athletic, Currently Enrolled, Leadership (all categories), Non-Traditional and Performing Arts.

Academic Scholarships-Students who possess 3.0 GPA or higher and will graduate from high school before the end of June are eligible to apply. This is a renewable scholarship (maximum 2 years) provided student maintains all requirements by end of first year. Complete the online interest form here.

Ambassador Scholarships– Students who possess 2.7 GPA or higher and will graduate from high school before the end of June are eligible to apply. As college ambassadors, students are required to perform certain duties while representing CVCC. This is a renewable scholarship (maximum 2 years) provided student maintains all requirements by end of first year. Complete the online interest form: Academic Scholarship.

Athletic Scholarships-This includes Men’s Basketball, Women’s Basketball, Men’s Baseball, Women’s Softball and Managers. Students who possess athletic abilities in one of these areas are invited to try out. The Athletic Director and coaches determine these scholarships. Interested students should contact the Athletic Department. Complete the online interest form: Athletic Scholarships.

Career Technical – Student applicants must be high school graduate or equivalent (GED) and pursuing an Associate in Applied Science (AAS) degree at CVCC. Applicants cannot have attended college for more than 12 credit hours. Applicants must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher from high school/GED or college. Complete the online interest form: Career Technical.

Currently Enrolled Scholarships-Students who are currently enrolled at CVCC, have cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher, and have completed a minimum of 24 credit hours fall and spring of current academic year are eligible to apply. This is a one year scholarship. Complete the online interest form: Currently Enrolled.

Future Leader – Scholarships are for minority students who possess a 2.0 GPA/average or above. Student applicants must have high school diploma or equivalent (GED). Complete the online interest form: Future Leader.

Leadership Scholarships– Students who possess 2.7 GPA or higher and will graduate from high school before the end of June are eligible to apply. As student leaders, students are required to complete service hours for CVCC. This is a renewable scholarship (maximum 2 years) provided student maintains all requirements by end of first year. Complete the online interest form: Leadership Scholarship.

Non-Traditional Scholarships-Students who have not been enrolled for the current academic year and possess a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher from either high school or college are eligible to apply. This is a renewable scholarship (maximum 2 years) provided student maintains all requirements by end of first year. Apply online: Non-traditional Scholarship.

Performing Arts Scholarships-Students who possess talents in music (vocal/instrumental) are invited to try out for this scholarship. Interested students should contact the Fine Arts Division for dates/times of tryouts. Complete the online interest form: Performing Arts Scholarship.

Senior Adult Program-The Alabama State Board of education has approved the waiver of tuition for Alabama residents age 60 and over who wish to enroll in college credit courses. Click Senior Adult or contact Admission Office in Wallace hall for further information.

Student Government Association (SGA) – Complete the online interest form: Student Government Association.


CVCC Foundation Scholarships also available. Click Foundation Scholarship.
Chris Patterson Emergency Assistance Fund is another resource. Click Chris Patterson .