Financial Aid Scholarship Coordinator
Telephone: (606) 451-6644(606) 451-6644
Fax: (606) 679-4369
General Scholarship Information
What is a scholarship?
A scholarship, in the simplest terms, is type of financial aid that is awarded to a student based certain criteria, such as merit, financial need, etc. in order to assist with educational expenses. In the 2012-2013 academic year, Somerset Community awarded 267 students in over $460,000.00 in scholarships. In addition to the institutional scholarships, 258 SCC students received over $250,000.00 dollars in state and other external scholarships.
The completed scholarship application and all required documentation must be returned or postmarked by the following deadlines:
- March 1 (Priority Deadline)
- July 1 (Secondary Deadline for residual scholarships for the Fall semester)
- December 1 (Deadline for scholarships for the Spring semester)
Apply online for SCC Scholarship Opportunities
Note: Scholarships do not cover any additional fees, which will need to be paid through other means.