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Foundation for the Compton Community College District

Foundation for the Compton Community College Scholarships

Scholarships

 

If you are a current student or plan to attend Compton College, please follow this link in order to apply for a variety of scholarships with a single application through MyECC - under the Web Services tab.  You can email us if you have any questions.

 

FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP - $500-AWARD

 

The Foundation scholarship is awarded to current Compton College students and is an ideal way to support student success:

 

1. A full-time student at Compton College (12 units minimum)

2. Completion of at least 24 units at Compton College

3. Must have at least 3.0 GPA

4. Must be a California Resident

5. Completion of the self-profile indicating background, interest, and need for a scholarship

6. An unofficial transcript with completed application


FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS FOR RE-ENTRY WOMEN - $500-AWARD

 

This scholarship is intended for a female student who has reentered the educational system and is in need of financial assistance to continue her education.
 
Selection will be based upon a combination of financial need; potential in the student’s major, and self-profile.

1. A full-time student with at least 12 units completed at Compton College

2. At least a 2.5 GPA in all units completed at Compton College

3. Classification as a California resident and the ages of 30+ years of age

4. Completion of not more than 90 units of college work

5. Two faculty references

6. An unofficial transcript with completed application

 
ROBERT SPIECKER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP - $500 – AWARDED FALL AND SPRING SEMESTER

 

Two (2) $250 scholarships are awarded to students who exemplify Robert Spiecker’s personal spirit and love for learning in the field of history or music, creative arts/fine arts/performing arts. Scholarship to be awarded in the form of Book Vouchers.

 

1. Minimum GPA. 2.50

2. Major: history or music, creative arts/fine arts/performing arts


ARTHUR Q. TYLER SCHOLARSHIP - $500 – AWARDED SPRING SEMESTER

 

To provide educational opportunities for African American, Native American or Hispanic American males who are transfer bound.

 

1. Minimum GPA – 3.0

2. Minimum semester units – 9

3. University Transfer Student

4. Community Service

5. Essay required – topic chosen annually

 

BOEING COMPANY – $500 (4) - AWARDED SPRING AND FALL   

 

This scholarship was created by a generous donation from the Boeing Company to award (4) $500 scholarships to students in the fields of mathematics/science. Scholarships to be awarded in the form of Book Vouchers.

 

1. Minimum GPA 3.5

2. Major: mathematics/science

3. Must be enrolled in 12 units or more at Compton College

4. Completion of math 70 intermediate algebra or equivalent

5. Two faculty references

 

NURSING SCHOLARSHIPS

 

The nursing scholarships are available for students entering their second semester of the Nursing Program at Compton College.

 

1. Students must be enrolled in 12 or more units at Compton College

2. Students must have completed English 1A

3. Students must have a GPA of 3.00


Ophelia Scott Memorial Fund   Award  $300

PTA Nursing Scholarship   Award  $300