Scholarships

FSCC Admissions Office organizes scholarships for students. For more information, please contact FSCC Admissions Department at (620) 223-2700 ext. 3520 or email admissions@fortscott.edu.

Priority date to apply

The priority date to apply for scholarships for the fall semester is May 1 and January 1 for the spring semester.

Apply for Scholarships

  1. Apply to Fort Scott Community College, if you haven't already
  2. Click Student Portal at the top of any page on fortscott.edu
  3. Click GIZMO and sign in with your FSCC ID and PIN
  4. Go to Account Info and select Scholarship Application

 
Once the awarding process begins, you will receive an email with your scholarship offer, along with terms and conditions, that must be accepted and signed. This single application will automatically match you to more than 350 institutional and endowment scholarships offered at FSCC.

Types of Scholarships

Bourbon County Tuition Waiver

  • FSCC offers a tuition waiver exclusively for Bourbon County residents who wish to take a class on the Fort Scott campus. Learn more.
  • Includes: tuition scholarship up to 3 credit hours
  • Open to: Students residing in Bourbon County, KS
  • Requirements: Must take a KBOR-approved course (Visit with an FSCC advisor for details)
     

FSCC Concurrent Scholarship

  • Includes: tuition scholarship up to 15 credit hours
  • Open to: Students who completed 12+ FSCC concurrent credit hours while attending high school.
  • Requirements: Maintain a GPA of 2.0 or higher while enrolled at FSCC
     

Greyhound Waiver Scholarship

  • Includes:
    • Tuition scholarship up to 6 credit hours for full-time students (12+ credit hours)
    • Tuition scholarship up to 3 credit hours for part-time students (6-11 credit hours)
  • Open to: Full-time and part-time students with a GPA between 2.0 to 3.49
  • Requirements: Maintain a GPA of 2.0 or higher while enrolled at FSCC
     

Academic Excellence Scholarship

  • Includes: tuition and books up to 15 hours for full-time students (12+ credit hours)
  • Open to: Students with a GPA of 3.5 or higher
  • Requirements: Maintain a GPA of 3.5 or higher while enrolled at FSCC
     

Student Organization Scholarships

Endowment Scholarships

  • Dependent upon type of scholarship.
  • Open to: Full-time students (12+ credit hours) who meet donor criteria.
  • Requirements: Must meet donor criteria. Most scholarships have a minimum grade-point average (GPA) requirement, often established by the donor. Some scholarships, however, have minimum GPA requirements established by the board of directors of the FSCC Endowment Association.