NCCC Foundation Scholarships

HOW TO APPLY:
1. Please read the descriptions for each scholarship carefully to determine individual eligibility based on the established criteria.

2. Select the Apply for Scholarships button to complete one Scholarship Common Application Form. In this form you may select all the scholarships for which you are eligible to apply. (Some scholarships may ask for additional information not requested on the Common Application Form). 

You will receive an acknowledgement email from the Foundation after your application is received.

Applications accepted February 14, 2021 through May 1, 2021

Criteria:

  • Open to residents of Clinton, Franklin, Essex, Herkimer and Oneida Counties
  • Be a student attending NCCC on a full-time basis (minimum 12 credits)
  • Achieve a 2.5 grade point average to maintain the award
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • The maximum award is $500

Criteria:

  • Be enrolled in a program leading to RN licensing
  • 22 years of age or older
  • Experience in providing some sort of health-related service, such as to family members, as a home health aide, or volunteer in a healthcare services environment desired
  • The maximum award is $2000

Criteria:

  • Currently an NCCC Liberal Arts student pursuing a later transfer for a teaching career OR a student in the Nursing Program pursuing a career as an LPN or RN
  • Be a student 25 years of age or older starting his/her second-year with a cumulative 3.0+ GPA
  • The maximum award is $1000

Criteria:

  • A graduate of Lake Placid Central School District or a current resident of Lake Placid
  • Have no less than a 3.0 cumulative GPA
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • The maximum award is $500

Criteria:

 

  • Be a full-time or part-time NCCC student in the field of Environmental Science
  • Have and maintain no less than a 2.5 cumulative GPA
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • The maximum award is $1500

Criteria:

  • Be registered at NCCC on a full-time or part-time basis
  • Have a minimum of 2.0 cumulative GPA
  • Demonstrate a love for the outdoors
  • Demonstrate a financial need
  • Preference will be given to those who are interested in criminal justice studies
  • The maximum award is $600

Criteria:

  • Be registered to attend NCCC on either a full-time or part-time basis
  • Demonstrate a strong work ethic, positive attitude and be a leader in supporting other students
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • The maximum award is $1500

Criteria:

  • Be a second year or returning student
  • Be in good academic standing with a minimum 3.2 GPA
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • No disciplinary actions at NCCC
  • Preference will be given to those participating in athletic activities
  • The maximum award is $750

Criteria:

  • Be a resident of Franklin County
  • Be registered to attend NCCC on a full-time basis (12 credits or more)
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • The maximum award is $1000

Criteria:

  • Be a second year, returning NCCC student
  • Be in good academic standing with a minimum 3.0 GPA which you maintain
  • Have made a significant contribution to the College community particularly as it relates to the advancement of the mutual interest of students, the college or the community
  • Show exemplary leadership skills while at NCCC and demonstrate such leadership characteristics while actively participating in NCCC sponsored or community activities such as coordinating a community based program, being captain of an athletic team, etc.
  • Maintain a minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA for a second semester award
  • The maximum award is $1200

Criteria:

  • Be a returning student attending NCCC on a full-time basis (12 credits or more)
  • Maintain a grade point average of 3.0
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • Preference will be given to students 25 years of age or older pursuing an Environmental Science major
  • The maximum award is $1000

Criteria:

  • Be registered to attend NCCC on either full-time or part-time basis
  • Demonstrate merit as well as financial need
  • Preference will be given to students who have discontinued their education and are returning to complete a certificate or degree
  • The maximum award is $1000

Criteria: 

  • Be a full-time or part-time student at NCCC enrolled in either RN or PN Program
  • Preferably reside in Clinton, Essex or St. Lawrence Counties
  • Demonstrate merit and a diligent work ethic as well as financial need
  • The maximum award is $1000

Criteria: 

  • Be a full-time student at NCCC enrolled in the RN program on the Malone Campus
  • Maintain a GPA of 3.0
  • Have solid plans to continue on to a BSN program
  • The maximum award is $1000

Criteria:

  • Be a returning student attending NCCC on a full-time basis (12 credits or more)
  • Maintain a grade point average of 3.0
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • Preference will be given to students 25 years of age or older pursuing an Environmental Science major
  • The maximum award is $1000

Criteria: 

  • Be a returning full-time or part-time, second semester freshman or returning sophomore
  • Have and maintain no less than a 2.75 cumulative GPA
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • The maximum award is $500

#1 - Nursing, Radiologic Technology or Human Services Scholarship in honor of the Franklin County Home Bureau. The award is based on academic achievement.

#2 – Radiologic Technology or Criminal Justice Scholarship in honor of the Warren County Home Bureau. The award is based on academic achievement.

  • Criteria: 
    Student must be full time second year student OR
    A second year student carrying 7 credit hours in addition to work/ study or internship
  • Have an academic standing of 2.85
  • Be a U.S. citizen and reside in one of the following counties: Albany, Allegany, Buffalo City, Cattaraugus, Cayuga, Chautauqua, Chemung, Chenango, Clinton, Dutchess, Erie, Franklin, Herkimer, Jefferson, Monroe, Niagara, Oswego, Rensselaer, St. Lawrence, Schenectady, Steuben, Tompkins, Warren, Wyoming, Yates
  • An additional application is necessary and will be emailed to you when applying
  • The maximum award is to be determined

Criteria: 

  • Recipient must be a dependent or immediate family member of a police officer killed or disabled in the line of duty
  • Must be enrolled in NCCC as a full-time student and maintain good academic standing
  • Provide a letter from the police department’s chief official (on department letterhead) verifying the law enforcement officer’s service
  • The maximum award is $9000

Criteria:

  • Be registered to attend NCCC as either a full time or part time student
  • Be ineligible to receive tuition assistance/grants from state or federal sources
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • The maximum award is $3100

Criteria: 

  • Be a returning student attending the NCCC Tulloch Campus (Malone)
  • Excel in leadership and service both in school and community - the Rotary motto is “Service Above Self”  Student must reside in Franklin County
  • The maximum award is $500

Criteria:

  • Be a returning female student who has demonstrated enthusiasm and great interest in the field of healthcare
  • Reside in Granville, NY or in Franklin or Essex County
  • Be a nursing student (or related medical field preferred
  • Be in good academic standing (3.0 GPA or better)
  • The maximum award is $900

Criteria:

  • Reside in Franklin, Clinton or St. Lawrence Counties
  • Be in good academic standing and achieve a 2.5 grade point average to maintain award
  • Demonstrate community and/or college service
  • Attend NCCC either full-time or part-time
  • The maximum award is $1000

NCCC Foundation awarded scholarships are intended to be used for educational needs other than tuition which can be covered through state and federal financial aid and/or grants. The NCCC Foundation makes a variety of scholarships available for full-time and part-time students based on academic performance, degree program and/or financial need. 
 
The NCCC Foundation wishes to thank the generous donors who are passionate about education and helping others to achieve their goals in life. Each year, NCCC students benefit from the underwriting donated by these friends of the college and champions of education.