Onondaga Community Scholars Application













Scholarships and criteria for consideration:

Inspire Promise
Must be a recent high school graduate* from a Central NY public or private high school or homeschooled with residency in a Central NY school district. Must have a minimum 3 year un-weighted high school average of 85+ on a 100 point scale. Must enroll full time (at least 12 credit hours) in a degree or certificate program and complete the 2013-2014 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). *Fall13 semester requires 2013 graduation date.

Renew Hope
Must be 21 years of age or older with a GED or a high school diploma or equivalent, with no prior college degree or certificate. Must enroll at least half time (usually 6 credit hours/2 classes) in a degree or certificate program and complete the 2013-2014 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

Fulfill Dreams
Must be a former Onondaga Community College student who has earned at least 40 credits towards their degree (or 20 credits towards a certificate) at OCC, with an OCC GPA of 2.0+ who wishes to return to complete a degree or certificate. Must enroll at least half time (usually 6 credit hours/2 classes) and complete the 2013-2014 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

Please provide a 150-200 word personal statement discussing your life or work experience and or educational goals.



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