You need to be a recent Oregon high school graduate or a recent GED test completer and document a 2.5 or higher cumulative GPA in high school, or a score of 145 on each GED test. You will also need to have been an Oregon resident for at least 12 months before enrolling.
Next you'll need to complete an Oregon Promise Grant application. Keep in mind there are varying deadlines for recent high school graduates and recent GED test completers. To check your deadline based on your criteria; visit here.
You'll also have to complete a FAFSA or ORSAA application, which open on October 1st of every year. If you're not sure which one to file, you can find out here. Whichever you file, be sure to list KCC as your community college.
After submitting the appropriate applications and listing KCC as your school, enroll at least half time within 6 months of graduation or GED completion.