Scholarship deadline: Application deadline for KCC Foundation transfer scholarships is March 18

A group photo of the 2015-16 KCC Foundation Gold Key and Trustee scholars.

The deadline for graduating Kellogg Community College students to apply for a transfer scholarship from the KCC Foundation is 5 p.m. Friday, March 18.

The Foundation offers three named scholarship opportunities for graduating KCC students each year, all of which recognize outstanding academic and personal achievement by KCC students graduating this spring. Transfer scholarships include:

  • The Virginia M. Hensley Education or Health Care Two-Year Transfer Scholarship for the Highest-Achieving Kellogg Community College Graduates, which is awarded to graduating KCC students who are transferring to one of the following universities in Michigan, which offer baccalaureate degrees in education or health care: Central Michigan University, Eastern Michigan University, Ferris State University, Grand Valley State University, Lake Superior State University, Michigan State University, Michigan Technological University, Northern Michigan University, Oakland University, University of Michigan, Wayne State University or Western Michigan University. Applicants must have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher for coursework completed at KCC.

More information about each scholarship, including applications and full criteria and guidelines for each scholarship, is available online through the respective links above or via

For more information, contact the KCC Foundation at 269-965-4161 or 269-965-3931 ext. 2660 or visit For information about donating to student scholarships or about setting up a scholarship fund, contact KCC Foundation Executive Director Teresa Durham at 269-965-4161.

The above photo of a group of 2015-16 scholarship recipients was taken by photographer Sarah Huling.

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