Spring 2020 Scholarship Application

Application for Scholarships for the Spring 2020 Semester.

2020-2021 Financial Aid Assistance/Scholarship Application

Application for Scholarships for the 2020-21 academic school year.

Availability of Funds

All awards are subject to availability of funds. (Although some students may qualify for a specific type of assistance, funds may not be available.) Some courses may qualify for financial assistance. Students are encouraged to apply by March 1st for the coming academic year and November 15 for Spring-only preference.

Note: (1) All applicants must process a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) prior to issuance of any financial assistance, including scholarships, except high school students and International students. (2) Fees are not covered by scholarships - which at this time is $51.00 per credit hour. (Subject to change)

What types of Scholarships are available?

Academic Scholarships

Who may apply:  High school seniors may apply for an academic scholarship to be used the coming academic year following high school graduation, with renewal pending performance & availability of funds.

Presidential Scholarship
GPA 3.75 - 4.00
Tuition Plus $200 books per semester

V.P Scholarship
GPA 3.50 - 3.74
Tuition plus $100 books per semester

Merit Scholarship
GPA 3.00 - 3.49
Tuition plus $50 books per semester

GPA is based on six semesters
Tuition amount will cover up to 16 credit hours per semester

Student must be enrolled in 12 or more credit hours by June 15 prior to fall semester and December 15 for spring semester to validate acceptance. Health care students should check with their appropriate Director. Students who withdraw to less than 12 credit hours will be ineligible the next renewal period.)

Activity Assistance Scholarships

Who may apply: Assistance is awarded per semester or academic year for performance (i.e., baseball, graphic design, wrestling, commercial music, cheerleading, softball, music, volleyball, dance team, basketball, leadership, fine arts, etc.). Criteria & length of scholarship are established by the coaches &/or instructors of each activity.

Foundation Scholarships

Many Foundation scholarships from private and corporate donors are available and awarded according to applicant qualifications and funding availability. Written thank you notes are required before award is validated. Early application is encouraged. Scholarship application deadline for Fall/Spring semesters is March 1, for Spring semester only November 15. Foundation Scholarship List

General Assistance Scholarships

Students must meet the following characteristics to be considered for aid, if funds are available: enrolled and have at least an LCC GPA of 2.5 and demonstrate financial need via FAFSA application. (Full-Time, Part-Time, & Nontraditional Students) Nontraditional refers to students 25 years or older.

International Assistance

Awarded to international students (funds permitting) who have and maintain a cumulative LCC GPA of 3.0.The scholarship will cover up to 16 credit hours of tuition per semester.

Labette County Assistance

Labette County residents are eligible to receive full tuition up to 16 credit hours per semester at LCC, regardless of past LCC academic performance. Reapplication and 2.5 cumulative GPA are necessary for renewal. Some exceptions do apply.

Transfer Assistance

A transfer student: (1) must submit official transcripts from all schools previously attended; (2) has completed a minimum of 12 hours at one other institution of higher education with cumulative 2.5 GPA. Tuition assistance up to 16 credit hours per semester. Renewable if GPA exceeds 2.5 & if funds are available.

Book Scholarships

Book Scholarships are available for students to apply for sponsored by campus organizations and employee groups.

Debbie Groff Memorial Book Scholarship

The Debbie Groff Memorial Book Scholarship is sponsored by Faculty, Professional Staff, and Educational Support Staff.

Contact Information

Please email from your
LCC email account to:

Main Campus

Kathy Johnston

Dean of Enrollment Management
(620) 820-1274

Theresa Hundley

Director of Financial Aid
(620) 820-1246

Kiesha Richenburg

Financial Aid Counselor
(620) 820-1226

Tylie Baumgardner

Financial Aid Specialist
(620) 820-1219