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CPTC Foundation scholarships provide financial assistance to help meet educational expenses.

Need Technical Help with Your Application?

Contact Heather Ervin, Scholarship Coordinator

Phone: 253-589-5732
Office: Building 19, Room 101B
Email: heather.ervin@cptc.edu

Recipients are selected based on potential for success. Financial need may be considered for some scholarships. Generally, students may only receive one scholarship per quarter.

Please read all the instructions below before applying.

General Information

Deadline See below.
Available Scholarships 20-50/quarter
Award Amount $500/quarter
Use Tuition, books and/or supplies
Basic Eligibility Full-time college student with completed FAFSA and at least a 3.0 GPA. International students do not need a FAFSA.
Award Cycle Quarterly

Application Cycles/Deadlines

Online Application Opens Online Application Closes Award Quarter/Year
March 30, 2015 April 15, 2015 Summer Quarter 2015
June 29, 2015 July 16, 2015 Fall Quarter 2015
September 22, 2015 October 14, 2015 Winter Quarter 2016
January 4, 2016 January 20, 2016 Spring Quarter 2016

While the online application will be available until 11:59 p.m. on the closing date, it is recommended that you complete your application by 4 p.m. as technical help will not be available after that time.

Application Process

  1. Go to online application.
  2. Click on the "register" button.
  3. Fill in required information and click on the "create account" button.
  4. Click the "start application" button.
  5. Fill out each section (Contact Information, Demographic Information, Finance/Financial Aid, Academic Information, and Qualification Questions).
  6. Upload an electronic copy (Word, pdf, or jpg) of your most current unofficial transcript, showing your cumulative GPA. If needed, scanners are available in the library. Please make sure your transcript is right-side up.
  7. Click the "submit application" button. Note: this button will not be available until all sections of your application are complete.


Applications are reviewed and scored by the Scholarship Committee, which consists of community volunteers.

View scoring matrix

Award Notification

All applicants will receive an email notification as to whether they are receiving a scholarship (or not) approximately two weeks before tuition payment deadline.

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