Scholarship recipients at the 2016 Donor & Scholar Reception

Scholarship recipients at the 2016 Donor & Scholar Reception

OCCC Foundation Scholarships

The OCCC Foundation awarded over $86,000 in scholarship funds for the 2020-2021 school year to 54 recipients from funds supported by local donors and the Foundation’s investment fund. Awardees received scholarships ranging from $750 to $4,500. To apply for an OCCC Foundation Scholarship complete the application here.

These scholarships are made possible by generous contributions from individuals and organizations within our community.  To learn how you can be a part of this important work or for more information, email us or call 541-867-8531.

OCCC Foundation scholarships may be used for tuition, fees, and books at OCCC only and will be applied to the scholarship recipient’s account at the beginning of each term.  Courses taken through other community colleges cannot be paid for with OCCC Foundation scholarships.

 

Download the Scoring Rubric here (points subject to change as directed by the Scholarship Committee).

Available Scholarships: 14 Total Funds Available: $107,000

Donor Name

Scholarship Name  FY20-21 Funds Available Qualifications Preferences

OCCC Foundation

General Scholarship  $50,000
  • Demonstrate Financial Need

Annette M. Mulee

Annette Mulee Welding Scholarship  $25,000
  • Welding certificate students only
  • First generation students
  • Taft High School graduates
  • Students of Italian descent

Linda A. Johnson

LA Johnson Scholarship  $4,500
  • Demonstrate Financial Need
  • Full time (12 credits)
  • Resident of Waldport or Yachats
  • First generation students
  • Single parents

Anna May (Fritzi) Clark

Fritzi Art Scholarship  $4,500
  • Art students

Taft Masonic Lodge

Taft Masonic Scholarship  $4,000
  • Accepted in Nursing Program
  • Demonstrate Financial Need
  • Nursing students only

Melissa Stanley Memorial Trust

Melissa Stanley Memorial Scholarship  $3,000
  • Full time (12 credits)
  • Demonstrate Financial Need
  • Healthcare majors
  • Bilingual students

Central Oregon Coast NOW Foundation

NOW Foundation Scholarship $3,000
  • Min. 2.5 GPA
  • Demonstrate Financial Need
  • Demonstrate Commitment to Women’s Equal Rights

Samaritan Pacific Health Services

Samaritan Pacific Scholarship  $3,000
  • Accepted in Nursing Program
  • Demonstrate Financial Need

Penny Ittner

Penny Ittner Scholarship  $2,000
  • Demonstrate Financial Need

Yachats Ladies Club

Yachats Ladies Club Scholarship  $2,000
  • Demonstrate Financial Need
  • Healthcare-related fields
  • South County residents

Edward van Aelstyn’s Family and Friends

Edward van Aelstyn Memorial Scholarship  $1,500
  • Demonstrate Financial Need
  • General studies or AAOT majors

Oregon State Federal Credit Union

Oregon State Credit Union Scholarship  $1,500
  • Demonstrate Financial Need
  • Business majors or certificates

Duanne & Cathy Peltier

Teacher’s Gift Scholarship  $1,500
  • Demonstrate Financial Need

Bi-Mart

Bi-Mart Scholarship  $1,500
  • Demonstrate Financial Need
  • Business majors or certificates

Oregon Coast Community College