Our Opportunities

Welcome to the Community College of Philadelphia scholarship opportunities homepage.

Below you will find a listing of scholarships available to students with brief information about the scholarship qualifications. To apply to scholarships which require an application, you must first sign in with the same user name and password you use to access the campus login portal. You will then have the opportunity to complete a general application and, if applicable, apply for specific scholarships.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies 50th Anniversary PROMISE Scholarship
The 50th Anniversary PROMISE Scholarship is awarded to students who are graduating from a Philadelphia high school in June and plan to enroll...
The 50th Anniversary PROMISE Scholarship is awarded to students who are...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2021
Varies AAWCC/P Book Award
The Community College of Philadelphia’s Chapter of the American Association of Women in Community Colleges (AAWCC/P) will provide one (or more...
The Community College of Philadelphia’s Chapter of the American...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2021
Varies Accounting Scholarship
The Accounting Scholarship Award was established by faculty members R. Archie, R. Gavin, D. Gentekos, M. Farhat, J. Johnson, J. Murray, and K....
The Accounting Scholarship Award was established by faculty members R....
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2021
Varies Adelante! Scholarship
The Adelante! Scholarship Award provides funding to students at the College who are bilingual, speaking both English and Spanish.  The scholarship...
The Adelante! Scholarship Award provides funding to students at the...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2021
Varies Allen T. and Dorothy H. Bonnell Nursing Endowment
The Allen T. and Dorothy H. Bonnell Nursing Endowment will provide two students up to $750 each in scholarship funds. The scholarships...
The Allen T. and Dorothy H. Bonnell Nursing Endowment will provide two...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2021
Varies AlliedUniversal Security Services Scholarship
AlliedUniversal Security Services Scholarship recognizes a high acheiving student who intends to pursue an associate’s degree at Community College...
AlliedUniversal Security Services Scholarship recognizes a high...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2021
Varies Almarin Phillips Foundation Scholarship
The Almarin Phillips Foundation Scholarship recognizes a student who demonstrates the ability to achieve in academic endeavors and who has overcome...
The Almarin Phillips Foundation Scholarship recognizes a student who...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2021
Varies American Association of University Women-Lansdale Branch Scholarship
The American Association of University Women-Lansdale Branch Scholarship will award one student up to $1,000 towards tuition and/or textbooks. To...
The American Association of University Women-Lansdale Branch Scholarship...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2021
$1,000.00 Andra and Arthur Seidner Academic Excellence Scholarship (Spring)
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline06/30/2021
$1,000.00 Andra and Arthur Seidner Academic Excellence Student Scholarship (Fall)
The Andra and Arthur Seidner Academic Excellence Scholarship will provide two students $1,000 each for achieving academic excellence. Applicants...
The Andra and Arthur Seidner Academic Excellence Scholarship will...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline06/30/2021
$1,000.00 Andra and Arthur Seidner ESL Scholarship (Fall)
The Andra and Arthur Seidner ESL Scholarship will provide $1,000 to one student who began his/her studies at the College taking ESL courses. The...
The Andra and Arthur Seidner ESL Scholarship will provide $1,000 to one...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline06/30/2021
$1,000.00 Andra and Arthur Seidner ESL Scholarship (Spring)
The Andra and Arthur Seidner ESL Scholarship will provide $1,000 to one student who began his/her studies at the College taking ESL courses. The...
The Andra and Arthur Seidner ESL Scholarship will provide $1,000 to one...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline06/30/2021
$1,000.00 Andra and Arthur Seidner Returning Student Scholarship (Fall)
The Andra and Arthur Seidner Returning Student Scholarship will award up to $1,000 to a student pursuing an associate degree who has returned to...
The Andra and Arthur Seidner Returning Student Scholarship will award up...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline06/30/2021
$1,000.00 Andra and Arthur Seidner Returning Student Scholarship (Spring)
The Andra and Arthur Seidner Returning Student Scholarship will provide $1,000 to one student who has returned to school after a minimum two-year...
The Andra and Arthur Seidner Returning Student Scholarship will provide...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline06/30/2021
$300.00 Anna I. and Nicholas D. Vadino, Jr., Esqs. Memorial Scholarship
The Anna I. and Nicholas D. Vadino, Jr., Esqs. Memorial Scholarship will award one student up to $300 in spring. Students must be enrolled at...
The Anna I. and Nicholas D. Vadino, Jr., Esqs. Memorial Scholarship will...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: $300.00
Deadline06/30/2021
Varies Anne Marie Maynard Memorial Scholarship
The Anne Marie Maynard Memorial Scholarship for Nursing Students was established in memory of Anne Marie Maynard, an alumna of Community College of...
The Anne Marie Maynard Memorial Scholarship for Nursing Students was...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2021
Varies Anne P. Ritter Scholarship
The Anne P. Ritter Scholarship will provide up to $3,000 in scholarship funds annually. These funds will be used to provide scholarships to two...
The Anne P. Ritter Scholarship will provide up to $3,000 in scholarship...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2021
Varies Arronson-Lavine Scholarship Awards
Through the Arronson-Lavine Scholarship Awards, the College’s Nursing department provides financial support to students pursuing an associate...
Through the Arronson-Lavine Scholarship Awards, the College’s Nursing...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2021
Varies Beyond the Bars Scholarship
The Beyond the Bars Scholarship recognizes two or more students who advocate for, volunteer or work with victims of crime. Eligible...
The Beyond the Bars Scholarship recognizes two or more students who...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2021
$0.00 BHHS Award for Academic Excellence
The BHHS Award for Academic Excellence acknowledges students who demonstrate academic excellence in the BHHS curriculum. To be eligible, students...
The BHHS Award for Academic Excellence acknowledges students who...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline06/30/2021
$0.00 BHHS Award for Excellence in Human Service Practice
The BHHS Award for Excellence in Human Service Practice awards students who demonstrate academic excellence along with the values and skills of...
The BHHS Award for Excellence in Human Service Practice awards students...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline06/30/2021
$0.00 BHHS Overcomers Award
The BHHS Overcomers Award acknowledges both academic excellence and the perseverance, determination and resilience required to “overcome” or...
The BHHS Overcomers Award acknowledges both academic excellence and the...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline06/30/2021
Varies Brent Blundin Scholarship
The Brent Blundin Scholarship, named in honor of Brent Blundin who served as the College’s Controller until his retirement in 2005, was established...
The Brent Blundin Scholarship, named in honor of Brent Blundin who...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2021
Varies Brian Plush Scholarship
The Plush Scholarship, established by an alumnus of Community College of Philadelphia, will provide a $250 scholarship to a student who has...
The Plush Scholarship, established by an alumnus of Community College of...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2021
Varies Christopher L. Baskins Scholarship
The Christopher L. Baskins Scholarship recognizes one student with a tuition scholarship of up to $1,000.  To be considered, applicants must...
The Christopher L. Baskins Scholarship recognizes one student with a...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2021
Varies College Scholarship for Academic Excellence
The College Scholarship for Academic Excellence provides a maximum annual award of up to $725 to a graduating student who will continue his/her...
The College Scholarship for Academic Excellence provides a maximum...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2021
Varies CollegeFairMagazine Book Scholarship in Memory of Rev. Sol Murphy and Cecil Watkins
The CollegeFairMagazine Book Scholarship in Memory of Reverend Sol Murphy and Cecil Watkins will provide students with book scholarships valued at...
The CollegeFairMagazine Book Scholarship in Memory of Reverend Sol...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2021
Varies Community College of Philadelphia Foundation Scholars Program
The Community College of Philadelphia Foundation Scholars Program recognizes students who demonstrate the ability to achieve in academic and...
The Community College of Philadelphia Foundation Scholars Program...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2021
Varies Community College of Philadelphia Spirit Scholarship
The College Spirit Scholarship, funded by donations from your fellow students, will award $500 to one recipient in the spring semester.  The...
The College Spirit Scholarship, funded by donations from your fellow...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2021
$1,000.00 Culinary, Tourism and Hospitality Scholarship
The Culinary, Tourism and Hospitality Scholarship will award 5 students up to $1,000 each for the fall and spring semester. To be eligible,...
The Culinary, Tourism and Hospitality Scholarship will award 5 students...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline06/30/2021
$750.00 David A. Schu Memorial Scholarship
The David A. Schu Memorial Scholarship recognizes students who have been impacted by or demonstrate a commitment to issues of addiction and/or...
The David A. Schu Memorial Scholarship recognizes students who have been...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: $750.00
Deadline06/30/2021
Varies Diane and George Davis Scholarship
The Diane and George Davis Scholarship provides up to $1000 toward tuition to deserving students enrolled at Community College of Philadelphia in...
The Diane and George Davis Scholarship provides up to $1000 toward...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2021
$1,000.00 Don Koltiska Scholarship
The Community College of Philadelphia Foundation established the Don Koltiska Scholarship to award scholarships to students pursuing an associate...
The Community College of Philadelphia Foundation established the Don...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline06/30/2021
Varies Donald Slavin Scholarship
The Community College of Philadelphia Foundation provides the Donald G. Slavin Memorial Scholarship each year to one student. The scholarship will...
The Community College of Philadelphia Foundation provides the Donald G....
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2021
Varies Doris Weiss Memorial Scholarship for Art Majors
Doris Weiss began taking classes at the College in 1987. As a senior citizen, she brought with her an extensive background in the arts and was a...
Doris Weiss began taking classes at the College in 1987. As a senior...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2021
Varies Dr. Edward Anderson Scholarship (Business Programs)
Dr. Edward Anderson was the founding director of the College’s Division of Economics and Business Administration, serving as professor from 1965...
Dr. Edward Anderson was the founding director of the College’s Division...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2021
Varies Dr. Jose Lebron Scholarship
The Dr. Jose Lebron Scholarship provides one scholarship per year (maximum two years) to a graduating high school senior at Edison Fareira High...
The Dr. Jose Lebron Scholarship provides one scholarship per year...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2021
Varies Dr. Lorraine H. Brown Scholarship in Memory of the Floyd Family
The Community College of Philadelphia Foundation is pleased to announce the Dr. Lorraine H. Brown Scholarship in Memory of the Floyd Family. This...
The Community College of Philadelphia Foundation is pleased to announce...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2021
Varies Dr. Sonia K. Ochroch Scholarship
The Dr. Sonia K. Ochroch Scholarship was established to support applicants who are pursuing an associate in arts degree in Psychology. Applicants...
The Dr. Sonia K. Ochroch Scholarship was established to support...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2021
Varies Dr. Thomas W. Langfitt Endowment for Nursing Scholarship
The Dr. Thomas W. Langfitt Endowment for Nursing Scholarship, established in memory of Dr. Thomas W. Langfitt, who served on the College’s Board of...
The Dr. Thomas W. Langfitt Endowment for Nursing Scholarship,...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2021
Varies Drizin-Weiss Jewish War Veterans Supplemental Scholarship for Military Veterans
The Drizin-Weiss Jewish War Veterans Supplemental Scholarship for Military Veterans seeks to support military veterans attending Community College...
The Drizin-Weiss Jewish War Veterans Supplemental Scholarship for...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2021
Varies Economics Scholarship
The Economics Scholarship Award was established by faculty members R. Archie, R. Gavin, D. Gentekos, M. Farhat, J. Johnson, J. Murray, and K....
The Economics Scholarship Award was established by faculty members R....
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2021
Varies Edith V. Smith Memorial Scholarship
The Edith V. Smith Memorial Scholarship, a $500 award, is given to a visually impaired student who has shown academic achievement and a commitment...
The Edith V. Smith Memorial Scholarship, a $500 award, is given to a...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2021
$1,000.00 Eleanor Yanuzzi Memorial Scholarship for Education Majors
The Eleanor Yanuzzi Memorial Scholarship for Education Majors will award one student up to $1,000 for the spring semester. Eligible students must...
The Eleanor Yanuzzi Memorial Scholarship for Education Majors will award...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline06/30/2021
Varies Energy Training Scholarship
The Energy Training Scholarship will provide scholarships of up to $500 for tuition to students attending Community College of Philadelphia who are...
The Energy Training Scholarship will provide scholarships of up to $500...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2021
Varies Eugene and Sara Lipowitz Music Award
The Eugene & Sara Lipowitz Music Award will provide one annual $500 scholarship to a student of Community College of Philadelphia majoring in Music...
The Eugene & Sara Lipowitz Music Award will provide one annual $500...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2021
Varies First Presbyterian Church in Philadelphia Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgendered (LGBTQ) Scholarship
The First Presbyterian Church in Philadelphia LGBTQ Scholarship was established to recognize Community College of Philadelphia students in the...
The First Presbyterian Church in Philadelphia LGBTQ Scholarship was...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2021
Varies First Presbyterian Church in Philadelphia Scholarship
The First Presbyterian Church in Philadelphia is proud to recognize high achieving students at Community College of Philadelphia. In keeping with...
The First Presbyterian Church in Philadelphia is proud to recognize high...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2021
Varies Frankford Day Nursery Early Childhood Education Scholarship
The Frankford Day Nursery Early Childhood Education Scholarship provides maximum tuition awards of up to $2000 for full-time students, and up to...
The Frankford Day Nursery Early Childhood Education Scholarship provides...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2021
Varies Franzella Buchanan Scholarship for Education
The Franzella Buchanan Scholarship will provide up to $400 to a student who is enrolled in the College’s mid-level or secondary education program. ...
The Franzella Buchanan Scholarship will provide up to $400 to a student...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2021