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Three Rivers College Scholarships

Scholarship DEADLINE March 30, 2017

For more information on the following scholarships, please contact Student Programs.

Additional scholarship opportunities are available through the TRC Foundation. Click here for more information.

Application Scholarships

If you meet the criteria to receive a scholarship listed below, click on the name of the scholarship to download an application. Fill out and submit the application as is stated at the bottom of the document.

Departmental Scholarships

The following scholarships are awarded by individual Three Rivers departments. The criteria for each scholarship is listed below in order to inspire academic excellence. You will be notified by the department if you are selected to receive the award.

English Department

The English department is offering an opportunity to win a CASH PRIZE for your work. Submit an essay or a speech to the English Department Writing/Speech Competition. Deadline is March 30, 2017.

Writing Awards

    • Alumni Composition Award
      This award is designed to recognize exceptional writing in English 101 and 200. Essays submitted may be research essays, analytical or evaluative essays, arguments, or personal essays. All submissions must have been written in fulfillment of an assignment in English 101 or 200.

Environmental Engineering Technology

  • Jefferey Bourgeois Award of Environmental Stewardship & Sustainability

    This award is given to the student that demonstrates achievement to the highest academic standards in environmental technology & educational outreach, community service, sustainability, and stewardship.

Humanities Department

Graphic Design

    • Graphic Design Scholarship (Full-Time Student)
      Award goes to one full-time returning student majoring in graphic design. Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0. Recipient is determined by portfolio review.
    • Graphic Design Scholarship (Part-Time Student)
      Award goes to one part-time returning student majoring in graphic design. Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0. Recipient is determined by portfolio review.

Fine Arts

    • Fine Arts Achievement Award
      Award goes to the student with the highest GPA who is graduating from the Visual Fine Arts Program in the given academic year.
    • Flora Lee O'Neil Award for Excellence in Painting
      Award goes to the student with the highest final grade in a painting class in the given academic year.

Humanities

    • Humanistic Studies Award
      Award goes to a graduating student who has completed a minimum of 5 humanities courses, with at least one in 3 different disciplines (anthropology, fine arts, graphic design, history, foreign language, literature, music, philosophy, women's studies). Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0. Given to the student with the highest GPA in the humanities courses selected for consideration.
    • Humanistic Studies Book Scholarship
      Award goes to a returning student who has completed a minimum of 4 humanities courses, with at least one in 3 different disciplines (anthropology, fine arts, graphic design, history, foreign language, literature, music, philosophy, women's studies). Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0. Given to the student with the highest GPA in the humanities courses selected for consideration.

Math Department

Be enrolled either full-time or part time in a Three Rivers Community College with at least 12 credits completed. Have a cumulative grade-point average of at least 3.0 and have a grade-point average of at least 3.5 in his/her mathematics classes.Have successfully completed at least 2 mathematics courses above the Intermediate Algebra level.  Science Department

Nursing Department

This award is given in honor of one of TRCC's original nursing faculty members. The scholarship will be presented to a nursing student who has completed the first year of the nrusing program and ascribes to the highest ideals of nursing by demonstrating responsibility, professionalism, accountability, and a strong passion for bedside nursing.

Science Department

    • Science Department Memorial Award (A tribute to our parents)
      Award goes to a student majoring in a program within the departments of Science, Liberal Arts and Science, or General Studies that has completed a minimum of 4 biological and/or physical science courses with labs (16 credits minimum). Must have a minimum GPA of 3.2. Coursework must have been completed at Three Rivers.
    • Science Department Scholarship
      Award goes to a student majoring in a program within the departments of Liberal Arts and Science or General Studies that has completed a minimum of 4 lab science courses (16 credits minimum) with coursework in both life sciences and the physical sciences. Must have a minimum GPA of 3.5 overall and in the individual coursework. Coursework must have been completed at Three Rivers.
    • William (KirK) Kirkpatrick Award
      Award goes to a student who has completed Anatomy & Physiology I & II with a grade of A- or higher in both courses. Students must have completed a minimum of 20 credits at Three Rivers with an overall GPA of 2.7 or higher.

Social Science Department

You are invited to nominate yourself for either of the following awards. If you mee the minimum criteria and want to be considered, simply speak with any Social Sciences faculty member.

Social Science

    • Social Science Scholarship
      Award goes to a student who has completed at least four Social Science courses by the end of the spring 2016 semester, with at least 3 in a social science discipline (criminal justice, economics, early childhood education, teaching pathways, human services, geography, international studies, library science, political science, psychology, and sociology). The Social Science courses must be in more than one discipline. Must have a minimum GPA of 3.5.
    • Doug Feeney Scholarship
      Award goes to a student who has completed at least four Social Science courses by the end of the spring 2016 semester, with at least 3 in a social science discipline (criminal justice, economics, early childhood education, teaching pathways, human services, geography, international studies, library science, political science, psychology, and sociology). The Social Science courses must be in more than one discipline. Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0.

Student Programs Department

Student Programs

    • Student Leader Award
      Award goes to a currently enrolled student actively involved in student life. Priority goes to students serving as executive board members of an active student organization.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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