347. Ann & Wirt Cogswell Scholarship


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  • Award:  Four $2,000 Awards
  • Eligibility: Graduating seniors from Grants Pass High School, North Valley High School, Hidden Valley High School and Illinois Valley High School
  • Selection Criteria: Students must plan to attend a college other than RCC for the first year of college or be working towards a degree at any college (except RCC) in the case of renewal. Students who apply must have a good scholastic record (2.5 GPA requirement), demonstrate financial need, have good citizenship and respect the law. Selection preference will be given to students who have not received other scholarships.
  • Use of Funds: Scholarship funds may be used for payment of tuition and fees at any accredited college, university or vocational school at which applicants have been accepted, but must not be planning to attend RCC.* The scholarship must be used in the next academic year and recipients must take at least 9 credits each term.
  • Renewals: The RCC Foundation will continue to administer the Renewal process for Year 2, 3 and 4 of the Ann & Wirt Cogswell Any University Scholarship. Keep in mind that all RCC Foundation correspondence with scholarship recipients is done through email. A renewal application will be emailed. It is each recipients’ responsibility to notify RCC Foundation of any email changes from year to year so renewal applications go out on a timely basis.
  • *Note: There is an additional and separate Cogswell scholarship program with awards given specifically for attendance at RCC. These scholarships are available through the RCC Foundation. Apply at: www.rccfoundation.org or check with Scholarship staff, counselors or the College/Career Center at your school for further information.