Our Opportunities

Welcome HCC Students to the 2020-2021 HCCEF Scholarship Application!

The priority application deadline for scholarships is May 1, 2020. Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis after the priority filing date until all funds have been awarded for the academic year, The last day to submit an application for the 20-21 Winter/Spring semester is January 29, 2020. You will only be notified if you are awarded a scholarship.

  • HCC Student ID numbers and HCC email addresses are required to submit an HCC Scholarship Application. Please click here to learn more about becoming a student at HCC.

  • The list of scholarship opportunities below are those that require students to meet specific criteria. All students that complete an HCC scholarship application will be considered for all scholarship opportunities, including those with general criteria.


    *To be considered for scholarships with general criteria, students must:
    Have at least a 2.0 cumulative GPA at HCC or be enrolled in their first semester of credit courses
    Enroll in at least 6 required credits per semester
    Have a high school diploma or GED
    Be in good Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) status
    Declare an eligible area of study
  • A lot of scholarships also require that the FAFSA be completed. If you haven’t already, you can complete the FAFSA click here so you don’t miss out on any scholarship opportunities!
  • If this is the first time that you are using the HCC Scholarship website, you will need to sign up for a scholarship account. Please use the “Sign Up” in the upper right hand corner of this page. Once you have established an account, you can sign in to the scholarship website using the “Sign In” in the upper right hand corner of this page.
Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Carroll-Howard Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of at least 2.0 and shows financial need by filing the FAFSA (Free Application...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Carvell Photography Endowment
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of at least 3.0 and is a enrolled in a minimum of 9 credits and has enrolled...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Casway/Yudkin Family Endowment
Student in Rouse Scholars program. Students selected by Rouse scholarship committee.
Student in Rouse Scholars program. Students selected by Rouse...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Chaney Foundation Endowment
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who is pursuing studies in Engineering, Construction, or Land Use programs. Students selected by...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who is pursuing studies in...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Charles and Dolores Klein Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of at least 2.0 and shows financial need by filing the FAFSA (Free Application...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Chesapeake Corporate Advisors Scholarsi=hip
Student with financial need.
Student with financial need.
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Chesapeake Plumbing and Heating Scholarships
Student with financial need.
Student with financial need.
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Clare E. McHugh Endowment
Rouse Scholar or a student with special circumstances. Students selected by Financial Aid Services scholarship committee.
Rouse Scholar or a student with special circumstances. Students selected...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Clarksville Rotary Club Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who is pursuing studies in a service oriented field (i.e., nursing, culinary, human services) and is...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who is pursuing studies in...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Cleary Family Service Scholarship
DACA, Dreamers or undocumented students with 2.5+ GPA. Must enroll in 9+ credits per semester. Students selected by International/Immigrant student...
DACA, Dreamers or undocumented students with 2.5+ GPA. Must enroll in 9+...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Coale, Pripstein & Associates Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of at least 3.5, is pursuing studies in Accounting, and shows financial need...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Coca-Cola Refreshments Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who shows educational potential. To be considered, students must submit the required 500 word essay...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who shows educational...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Cola Laboratory Quality Endowment
Students interested in studying laboratory medicine. Students selected by Health Sciences scholarship committee.
Students interested in studying laboratory medicine. Students selected...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Colliers International Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of at least 3.0, is pursuing studies in Business, and must show financial need...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Colonial Electric Company Scholarship
Student with financial need.
Student with financial need.
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Colosseum Gym and Fitness Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of at least 2.5 and pursuing studies in fitness related field. Students...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Columbia 50th Scholarship Forest Endowment
Student in Rouse Scholars program. Howard County resident with financial need. Students selected by the Rouse scholarship committee.
Student in Rouse Scholars program. Howard County resident with financial...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Columbia Association Endowment
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has educational potential and is a Columbia resident. To be considered, students must submit the...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has educational...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Columbia Bank Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of at least 2.0 and shows financial need by filing the FAFSA (Free Application...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Columbia Film Society Endowment
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of at least 2.0 and shows financial need by filing the FAFSA (Free Application...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Columbia Patuxent Rotary Club Endowment
Student in Rouse Scholars program. Students selected by the Rouse scholarship committee.
Student in Rouse Scholars program. Students selected by the Rouse...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Columbia Pierians Arts Award
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of at least 2.0, pursuing studies in one of the Art related programs, and...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Columbia Town Center Rotary Endowment
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of at least 2.0 and shows financial need by filing the FAFSA (Free Application...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Constellation Energy Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of at least 2.0, is pursuing studies in Engineering disciplines, and shows...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Copney-Welton Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who is a participant of the Student Arts Collective. Preference will be given to male dance students....
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who is a participant of...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Corporate Office Properties Trust Scholarships
Student with financial need.
Student with financial need.
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Craig Zolotorow Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to students who are currently involved with the student newspaper and plan to continue in the journalism/communications...
This scholarship is awarded to students who are currently involved with...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies CVT Scholarship
Scholarship awarded to student enrolled in the Cardiovascular Technology Program.
Scholarship awarded to student enrolled in the Cardiovascular Technology...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Cyber Security and Information Technology Endowment
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of at least 2.5, is pursuing studies in Cyber Security and Information...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Daniel Friedman Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a full-time student who has attained a GPA of at least 3.0 and is pursuing studies in Science, Technology, or...
This scholarship will be awarded to a full-time student who has attained...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Daycon Scholarship
Student with financial need in a Math or Science, Engineering and Technology (SET) major.
Student with financial need in a Math or Science, Engineering and...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Delegate Frank Turner
Student with educational potential. Student selected by Financial Aid Services scholarship committee.
Student with educational potential. Student selected by Financial Aid...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Delta Sigma Theta Endowment
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who shows educational potential.To be considered, students must submit the required 500 word essay...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who shows educational...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Dennis Collier Scholarship
Construction management , computer aided design, or engineering program major with financial need.
Construction management , computer aided design, or engineering program...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Design Collective Scholarship
Student with financial need. Students selected by Financial Aid Services scholarship committee.
Student with financial need. Students selected by Financial Aid Services...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Diener Family Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of at least 3.5, has at least 30 credits at HCC, and is involved in community...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies DLA Piper Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of at least 2.0 and shows financial need by filing the FAFSA (Free Application...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Doc Costantini Scholarship
Students enrolled in Film Studies, Humanities, Philosopy or Religious Studies courses. 2.5+ GPA.
Students enrolled in Film Studies, Humanities, Philosopy or Religious...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Don Haxton Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who is pursuing a STEM program of study iand shows financial need by filing the FAFSA (Free...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who is pursuing a STEM...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Dorothy A. and Alva S. Baker, Jr. Endowment
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who is pursuing studies in Nursing in the first or second year of clinicals. Student must demonstrate...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who is pursuing studies in...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Dorothy and Larry Enderiss Endowment
Non-need based. Students selected by Financial Aid Services scholarship committee.
Non-need based. Students selected by Financial Aid Services scholarship...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Dr. Carl and Mamie Perkins Scholarship
Silas Craft Collegian.
Silas Craft Collegian.
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Dr. Delroy L. Cornick, Sr. Endowment
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who is pursuing studies in Nursing, and shows financial need by filing the FAFSA (Free Application...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who is pursuing studies in...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Dr. Edward L. and Catherine Joan Cochran Family Endowment
Resident of Howard County. Students selected by Financial Aid Services scholarship committee.
Resident of Howard County. Students selected by Financial Aid Services...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Dr. John J. Hillman Endowment
Non-need based; Students majoring in Science, Technology, Engineering, Math or Nursing; and planning to transfer to a 4-year institution after HCC....
Non-need based; Students majoring in Science, Technology, Engineering,...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Dr. Mohammad Warshanna Endoments
Student with financial need. Students selected Financial Aid Service’s scholarship committee.
Student with financial need. Students selected Financial Aid Service’s...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Dr. Saini Family Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who is pursuing studies in Dental Hygiene.
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who is pursuing studies in...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Dunnigan Family STEM Scholarship
Opportunity for a student in the STEM Scholars Program. Preferably a female or minority student. Students selected by STEM scholarship...
Opportunity for a student in the STEM Scholars Program. Preferably a...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Early College Program in Network Security
Graduate of Howard County Public School System participating in early college program in network security. Students selected by Admission’s...
Graduate of Howard County Public School System participating in early...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Edith and Roe Burrill Endowment
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who shows educational potential. To be considered, students must submit the required 500 word essay...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who shows educational...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021