Scholarships at PPCC
Generous donations to the PPCC Foundation fund more than 60 scholarship opportunities each year to help make college more affordable. This year the Foundation will award more than $1,200,000 in scholarships to PPCC students. Scholarships help pay for tuition and fees and some also cover books and other costs of attending. There are scholarships available that will help you all the way to graduation with your associate’s degree, and even possibly your bachelor’s degree. Apply online between December and February to take advantage of these potential funding opportunities.
Scholarship opportunities coming: November 2019
Explore External Scholarship Opportunities
You can find many more scholarship opportunities offered through private agencies and organizations. Start your search by reviewing PPCC’s external scholarship list which has been compiled by the Financial Aid Office.
Other great places to look for scholarship opportunities include: scholarship search websites, professional associations, local service organizations, credit unions and banks, Colorado Foundations, The Colorado Springs Chamber of Commerce, Veterans Service Organizations and Military Associations.
The PPCC Scholarship Application Process is all on-line.
Step 1: Login to Student Portal
Click Login to sign in through your student portal and then click on the Student tab.
Step 2: Click the "Scholarship Management" link
The link is located in the center of the page in the scholarships window
Step 3: Complete the General Application
From the home page select Start Application
- Review pre-filled fields
- Answer all the blank questions
- Upload your resume and most recent transcript
- Complete your personal statement
- Add your references
- Complete Acknowledgements
Step 4: Review and Submit
Click Submit Application
Step 5: Complete Consent Form
Click Consent Form link
Many of our scholarships have financial restrictions, please complete your consent and FAFSA to be considered for as many scholarships as possible.
Need help with your resume or essay?
The scholarship application resource booklet has tips, brainstorming ideas, and samples to help you with your resume and essay.