Scholarship and Financial Aid Center Apply now for scholarships Deciding to go college is a life-changing decision. And figuring out how to pay for school is an important part of getting ready for college. Start here to get the information and resources to apply for scholarships at CCC and navigate the financial aid process. ScholarshipsScholarships at CCCWho can apply?How do I apply?Scholarships at CCCCCC awards more than $500,000 in scholarships each year to local students like you. More than 275 scholarships are available and you don't have to have a perfect GPA to qualify. It's worth the time to apply. Applications are due no later than March 30.Here are just a few of the many categories available:• Academic honors• Financial need• First in Family to attend college • Training for specific careers• Members of military families• Single parentsApply online now. Our scholarship center has tips for getting started.Who can apply?Anyone who plans to attend CCC in the 2015-16 academic year and plans to pursue a degree or certificate can apply. You must plan on taking at least six credits each term, and have and maintain a 2.0 GPA or above. The application is open Jan. 30 through March 30.Scholarship money will be available for use beginning the following fall term.*Clackamas Community College full-time employees and their dependents are not eligible for CCC Foundation Scholarships.How do I apply?Scholarship open enrollment begins Jan. 30 and continues until March 30. Don't wait until the last minute! The CCC Writing Center can help you with your essay.Complete one standard scholarship application and you are automatically considered for all CCC Foundation Scholarships that you meet the criteria for. Check the scholarship criteria carefully; some scholarships require additional information and documentation. The application closes March 30.Scholarship money will be available for use beginning the following fall term. Financial AidFinancial AidHow do I apply?ParentsFinancial AidFinancial Aid is any type of funding that helps you pay the costs of your college education. There is funding available through federal, state, private or institutional sources. Federal Student Aid provides financial assistance to students enrolled in college to cover the cost of education expenses, including tuition and fees, room and board, books and supplies and transportation. Most federal aid is need-based. The three most common types of federal aid are grants, loans and work-study funds.For help with your FAFSA, visit our walk-in FAFSA Lab located in Rook Hall on our Oregon City campus. The FAFSA Lab is open Monday – Thursday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.How do I apply?Applying for Financial Aid is easy as 1-2-3!Complete the CCC Admission Application.File your FAFSA at http://www.fafsa.gov/ (free Application for Federal Student Aid). CCC's school code is 004878.Check your myClackamas account under My Documents for required forms. We will advise you in your myClackamas email when your award letter is ready. Please check your email weekly!CCC's school code is 004878.ParentsIt’s a big step to send your kids to college. If you have questions about the Financial Aid process, please contact us at email@example.com. A Financial Aid specialist is available from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and from 2 to 4 p.m. on regular business days at the front counter in Roger Rook Hall to answer your questions.