Below is a list of scholarships KCC's Financial Aid Office has selected that are of special interest to our students, including KCC's Foundation awards, which are available only to KCC students.


KCC Foundation Scholarship Awards:

KCC Foundation Scholarships are awarded on an annual basis and receive contributions from several organizations and endowments. To learn more about Foundation scholarships, please visit the KCC Foundation web page at, select scholarships, and apply during fall term each year.  For more information, call 541.880-2234.


Because College is Expensive:

How it works- The $500 "Because College is Expensive" Scholarship is open to all students and those planning on enrolling within 24 months. The winner will be determined by random drawing and then contacted directly and announced on this Scholarship page. One entry per person is all that is necessary. 


Who can Apply?


High school students, adults looking to head back to school, current college & grad students and anyone else looking to attend college or graduate school within 24 months.


Deadline:  Quarterly (March, June, September & December)


Apply Here

Grow Your Own

The Klamath Community College Grow Your Own Teacher Pathway Scholarship provides opportunities for people interested in pursuing a teaching career and living in rural communities of Klamath, Lake, Modoc, or Siskiyou counties to complete credits toward a teaching license.
There is no deadline for this application and scholarship funds may be available at any time. Depending on when your application is received will determine availability and funding each term. Please apply early.
General Applicant Requirements:
  • Must be a resident of Klamath, Lake, Modoc, or Siskiyou counties.
  • Must enroll or be enrolled in the KCC Paraeducator program during the term or terms that the scholarship funds are awarded.
  • Continuing college students must have a minimum of a 3.00 cumulative grade point average.

 Apply here!

Natural Resource Scholarship

This scholarship is intended to recognize and support individuals who plan to enter fields of study that will lead to the continued enrichment of the Natural Resources and related industries.  This scholarship is for vocational, undergraduate, or graduate programs, and can be awarded to high school seniors or return students attending a higher education program.

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Citizens Scholarship

Citizens wants to honor the dedication of students and families pursuing higher learning! Fill out the registration form below to be entered for a chance to win a Grand Prize of $15,000 to use towards school expenses and one of the $2,500 monthly prizes! Additionally, each quarter a student who meets the required criteria for the Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Scholarship Prize will be eligible to win a $2,500 quarterly prize for use towards school expenses. See Official Rules for details.


Apply Here

CollegeAVE Scholarship

Getting into college is the first step. Navigating how to pay for college is the next step. At College Ave, we know the best strategy for financing college is to first look at finding scholarship opportunities.

Enter to win our College Ave Student Loans scholarship, and you could win $1,000 for school. We’ll choose one lucky winner each month, so be sure to come back each month to enter.


Apply Here