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  • L&C Foundation Scholarships

    Through the support of generous donors, the Lewis and Clark Community College Foundation provides more than $230,000 annually to deserving students through scholarships that provide assistance for items such as tuition, fees, books, supplies and other expenses not covered by traditional student loan and financial aid assistance.

    Apply for a Scholarship

    Scholarships are awarded annually in early spring. Applications are online and available in November at www.lc.edu/scholarships. The deadline is in February.

    Establishing a Scholarship 



    Scholarships are provided by support from various individuals, businesses and organizations throughout the community, who either contribute money annually to fund the needed support, or whom have established endowed scholarships. No matter where the support comes from, it has a profound impact on our students.

    Endowed scholarships may be set up by individuals, families or corporations through an initial minimum contribution of $30,000 or more to establish an annual scholarship in perpetuity. By definition, an endowed scholarship is one in which the fund principal remains intact and fund distributions are only drawn from the interest that is accumulated each year. These scholarships may be named to honor the memory of someone; identified with a family or corporation or named after a particular cause, need or group that is important to the donor.

    The Foundation Office works with the donor(s) to establish the selection criteria for their scholarships and may rest assured their wishes will be carried out explicitly. 

    For more information or to set up an Endowed Scholarship, please contact the Foundation Office.