Scholarships

Think you don’t qualify for scholarships?

Think again.

Scholarships Myths

You don’t have to

… be a certain age.
Students of all ages are using SSC scholarship dollars.

… have financial need.
Our scholarships go to students of all income levels.

… live in a certain area.
Stark State scholarship recipients come from all over.

… pass a test or have a high GPA.
Many scholarships are based on other factors.

… pay back the money.
It’s a gift from good-hearted donors who want to help you get a good education.

… fill out lots of complicated forms.
Just answer a few easy questions (click on the blue button below).

 

SCHOLARSHIP TIMELINE

  • By February 1 – apply to Stark State College and complete scholarship application
  • Presidential Scholarship awarded to all students with a 3.0 GPA, 22 ACT, and registered for at least 12 credit hours
  • College Credit Plus Scholarship awarded to all College Credit Plus students with at least one completed college course while in high school with a 2.5 GPA and registered for at least 12 credit hours
  • March 1 – SSCF will begin awarding scholarships and funds will continue to be awarded until exhausted
  • May 1 – Register for classes and be guaranteed your scholarship dollars

Scholarship Application