Scholarship Information

Bishop State Community College offers a variety of scholarships. Selection of scholarship recipients is highly competitive. Meeting the minimum requirements does not guarantee a scholarship. The appropriate scholarship committee reviews all completed scholarship applications.  Students must be an Alabama resident and a U.S. Citizen to qualify for any scholarships except for private scholarships.

2018-2019 Graduating High School Senior Scholarships

Scholarships open January 1, 2019
Deadline: March 1, 2019

Presidential Scholars are awarded to students from high schools in Mobile and Washington Counties. These scholarships pay tuition and fees during the fall and spring semesters only. Full-time study is required.

Requirements:

  • Pays $10,000 ($5,000 a year for 2 years).
  • Minimum GPA of 3.5.
  • Minimum ACT composite score of 24
  • A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 is required for maintaining scholarship eligibility.

Programs:

  • General Education and Health Related Programs

Academic Excellence Scholars are awarded to graduating high school students based on their academic achievements. These scholarships pay tuition and fees during the fall and spring semesters only. Full-time study is required.

Requirements:

  • Pays $8,000 ($4,000 a year for 2 years).
  • Minimum GPA of 3.25.
  • Must have taken the ACT
  • A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 is required for maintaining scholarship eligibility.

Programs:

  • General Education and Health Related Programs

Technical Career Scholars are awarded to high school students who will pursue a degree or certificate in any of the Technical School Divisions on the Carver or Southwest Campuses. The Technical scholarships will cover certificates program up to 1-year. These scholarships pay tuition and fees during the fall and spring semesters only.

Requirements:

  • Pays $8,000. ($4,000 a year for 2 years). Certificates ($4,000 only for 1-year certificate programs).
  • Minimum GPA of 2.5.
  • A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 is required for maintaining scholarship eligibility.

Programs:

Air conditioning & Refrigeration Technology, Automotive Body Repair Technology, Automotive Technology, Barbering & Hairstyling Technologies, Computer Information System, Cosmetology, Culinary Arts, Diesel Technology, Drafting and Design Technology, Electrical Technology, Electronics Engineering Technology, Graphic Communications Technology, Health Information Technology, Machine Tool Technology, Process & Maintenance Technology, Welding Technology

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Current College Students

A list of scholarship opportunities for current students, criteria and applications is provided in the link below

External Scholarships

 

 

Revised July 2017