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CCAA Scholars Program

The CCAA has worked diligently to build affinity for the college and wants to pay it forward. To commemorate 50 years of serving alumni worldwide, the CCAA Board of Directors created its first endowed scholarship to assist Columbia College students. Launched in 2013, the CCAA Scholars Program benefits students who exhibit notable affinity for Columbia College. Students of the Day, Evening, Nationwide campuses and/or Online Education are eligible to apply. The scholarship can go toward tuition, books or room fees. For more information or to donate to the CCAA Scholars Program, please visit www.ChooseCC.org.


To be eligible for a 2016-2017 scholarship, applications must be received by February 26, 2016. Scholarship recipients will be recognized at the Alumni Awards Banquet on Friday, April 29, 2016.

Meet the 2015 CCAA Scholars Program recipients

Meet the 2014 CCAA Scholars Program recipeints



Who’s eligible:

Any current full-time undergraduate or graduate Columbia College student who is degree-seeking with a minimum of 2.75 GPA attending a Columbia College campus and has completed at least 24 credit hours.

Application:

Applications must be completed by the students.

Deadline:

Applications must be submitted online no later than 5:00 p.m. CST, February 26, 2016.

Criteria:

  • A fully completed online application form
  • A personal statement of up to 100 words written by the student describing what his or her time at Columbia College has meant to him/her and how they feel CC has benefit him/her
  • Minimum GPA of 2.75
  • Completed at least 24 credit hours with Columbia College
  • Must be enrolled full-time for the August 2016 session

 

Notification:

All applicants will be notified of the selection committee’s decision by April 8. Award is for the 2016-2017 Academic Year (August 2016-June 2017) and can go towards room/tuition/books.

To be considered for the 2016-2017 CCAA Scholars Program, please submit the application below.

 

APPLICATION FORM:

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