Scholarship applications for new, returning and transferring students available now: Students can apply online for free

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Applications for 2023-24 Kellogg Community College Foundation scholarships for new, returning and graduating/transferring KCC students are available now on the KCC website.

Scholarship applications, which opened Dec. 15 at, include the following:

  • Gold Key Scholarship and Board of Trustees Scholarship applications for graduating high school students who plan on attending KCC
  • Field of Study/General scholarship applications for new and returning KCC students
  • Transfer scholarship applications for graduating KCC students or students who are transferring with 30 or more credits from KCC to a college or university

Applications for Gold Key, Trustee and Field of Study/General scholarship opportunities are due by 11:59 p.m. Wednesday, March 1. Transfer scholarship applications are due by 11:59 p.m. Saturday, April 1.

Specific criteria and application guidelines for each scholarship program are available on the scholarship website.

The KCC Foundation awarded nearly 630 scholarships totaling more than $685,000 in for the 2022-23 academic year. Scholarship funds resulting from the current application period will be awarded for use beginning with the 2023-24 academic year, which begins in July.

The KCC Foundation was established in 1998 by the College to seek private funding to assist students with various needs. A nongovernmental, nonprofit 501(c)(3) with its own funds, the KCC Foundation is managed by a volunteer board of directors.

For more information about the KCC Foundation or to donate to student scholarships, contact Teresa Durham, executive director of the KCC Foundation, at 269-965-4161 or visit

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