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The Scholarship Application for the 2020-2021 Academic year is closed. The 2021-2022 Scholarship Application will open on September 15, 2020. 


Colby Community College sponsors a strong student scholarship program. Scholarships are available to promote academic excellence, develop leadership, and to help students achieve their academic goals by minimizing financial barriers.  Colby Community College offers scholarships in the following categories:

  • Academic Scholarships
  • Co-Curricular Scholarships
  • Endowment Foundation Scholarships
  • Leadership Scholarships
  • Tuition-Based Scholarships

How to Apply 

In order to apply for scholarships, students must complete the following steps: 
(Please refer to the to the Step-by-Step Guide to Apply for more detailed directions.)

1. Apply and be accepted to Colby Community College

2. Log into ePortal and activate GSuite account 

3. Create an account at colbycc.academicworks.com (Students MUST use the Trojans email address as the username, but will create a unique password) 

4. Confirm Academic Works account through activated GSuite Account (located in ePortal)
5. Complete and Submit the general application available through the Academic Works account (A copy of the students most recent transcript will have to be uploaded)

6. Apply to all scholarships the student is qualified for 

View the list of available scholarships

Scholarship Deadlines

Priority Deadlines*
1st Priority Deadline: December 31st, 2020
2nd Priority Deadline: February 15th, 2020
*These deadlines apply to most scholarships. Be sure to read the description of each scholarship for specific information regarding the opportunity.

Scholarships are awarded through Academic Works. Students have two weeks from the date the scholarship is awarded to accept it. Students should log into their Academic Works account regularly to check on the status of their scholarship applications. 

NOTE: Any student who has attempted to complete more than 93 CCC credits hours will not be eligible for institutional scholarships with the exception of non-degree seeking students or those students who have previously completed a degree.

For questions regarding scholarships, contact the Scholarship Office at 785.460.4611, or email scholarships@colbycc.edu


Scholarship Policy

  • It is the student’s responsibility to report all sources of estimated financial assistance, including outside scholarships, third party assistance, Colby Community College scholarship awards, and employee tuition grants to the Financial Aid Office.
  • This policy is subject to change pending approval by the CCC Board of Trustees.