CPTC Foundation Scholarships

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

Get 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.

Please read all the instructions below before applying.

General Information

Deadline Approximately two months before start of each quarter
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.
Award Cycle Quarterly

Application Cycles/Deadlines

Online Application Opens Online Application Closes Award Quarter/Year
September 22, 2014 4 p.m., October 15 Winter Quarter 2015
January 5 4 p.m., January 21 Spring Quarter 2015
March 30 4 p.m., April 15 Summer Quarter 2015
June 29 4 p.m., July 15 Fall Quarter 2015

Special Scholarship Opportunities for Fall 2014

Special opportunity for Bachelor of Applied Science Students (BASMO Presidential Scholarship) and recent high school graduates.

Online application opens: July 7, 2014

Online application closes: 4 p.m., Aug 22, 2014

Application Process

  1. Register on STARS online.
  2. Complete Personal Information. Incoming students without student ID numbers should use their phone number as their student ID number, starting with the second digit of the area code.
  3. Complete Opening Questionnaire.
  4. Complete Academic Information.
  5. Complete Essay Questions.
  6. Attach an electronic copy of your most current transcript (may be unofficial). Scanners are available in the library. If you are applying for a CPTC College Now Scholarship (for recent High School Equivalency Exam recipients only), you do not need a transcript.
  7. Apply for Recommended Scholarships. 

Scoring

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 5-6 weeks after the application deadline.