Baltimore City Community College (BCCC) is committed to addressing workforce needs in high-demand career fields through scholarships which can pay the entire cost (tuition, fees and books) of a two-year education!
BCCC is now providing more than 80 Workforce Creation scholarship options annually for students. BCCC Workforce Creation Scholarships are aimed specifically at providing direct pathways to growth-oriented careers for Marylanders, especially Baltimore City residents, and to increase the pipeline of well-prepared workers to secure Maryland’s economic future.
A student must:
- Enroll in an approved
degree, certificate or critical workforce shortage program at BCCC.
- Be a U.S. citizen or
- Be a Baltimore City
- Demonstrate financial
- Enroll either
full-time (12-15 credits), part-time (6-11 credits), or credit free approved
- Current student status
in good standing.
- Application Information Coming April 1, 2016.
- Complete Free
Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) application. Go online at www.fafsa.ed.gov. Use BCCC school code 002061.
- Letter of Interest
expressing student’s personal commitment to the area of interest and future
- (Renewal Applicants)
Previous recipients are required to submit a new application form, still
demonstrate financial need (ensure FAFSA is on file in the Financial Aid Office),
maintain a 2.5 institutional grade point average.
This is a competitive
scholarship. The amount of awards
may vary annually based on availability of funds. The scholarship is not
transferable to other colleges or universities.
Scholarships are awarded for four semesters (full-time study), eight
semesters (part-time study) or a combination of the two.
Applications will be
forwarded to the Workforce Creation Scholarship Committee for review. The
committee will award scholarships and notify the Financial Aid Office of awards
to be included in the aid packages of all scholarship recipients. The committee
will also notify applicants of their status when the award process has been
completed. All scholarship recipients will sign a scholarship agreement form.
The Financial Aid Office will
continue to run the Board of Estimates scholarship program to locate additional
students eligible for Workforce Creation Scholarships and forward names to the
committee for consideration.
Dates of Application
April 15 –
June 15: Fall semester
October 15 – December 15: Spring