The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship makes it possible for the nation's top community college students to complete their bachelor's degrees by transferring to a selective four-year college or university. The Foundation provides up to $40000 per year to each of approximately 85 deserving students selected annually making it the largest private scholarship for two-year and community college transfer students in the country.
Each award is intended to cover a significant share of the student's educational expenses - including tuition living expenses books and required fees - for the final two to three years necessary to achieve a bachelor's degree. Awards vary by individual based on the cost of tuition as well as other grants or scholarships he or she may receive. Be a current student at an accredited U.S. community college or two-year institution with sophomore status or a recent graduate -Plan to enroll full-time in a baccalaureate program at an accredited college or university in fall -Have a cumulative undergraduate GPA of 3.5 or better-Demonstrate significant unmet financial need. We will consider applicants with family income up to $95000. However we anticipate that a majority of scholarship recipients will be eligible to receive a Pell grant-Have not previously enrolled at or attended a four-year institutionFor more information or to apply please visit the scholarship provider's website.