Foundation Scholarships

Scholarship recipients at the 2016 Donor & Scholar Reception

Scholarship recipients at the 2016 Donor & Scholar Reception

OCCC Foundation Scholarships

Apply for 2020-21 Scholarships

2020-21 Academic Year scholarship applications are now open.  Applications are due by midnight on March 6, 2020.

In 2019, the OCCC Foundation awarded over $97,000 in scholarship funds to 58 recipients from 27 funds supported by local donors and the Foundation’s investment fund. About 53% of applicants received a scholarship, with awards ranging from $1,000 to $4,500.  A breakdown of scholarship opportunities is listed below.  To apply for a 2020-21 scholarship, click here.

Download the Scoring Rubric here (points subject to change as directed by the Scholarship Committee).

Available Scholarships: 14 Total Funds Available: $107,000

Donor Name

Scholarship Name  FY20-21 Funds Available Qualifications Preferences

OCCC Foundation

General Scholarship  $50,000
  • Demonstrate Financial Need

Annette M. Mulee

Annette Mulee Welding Scholarship  $25,000
  • Welding certificate students only
  • First generation students
  • Taft High School graduates
  • Students of Italian descent

Linda A. Johnson

LA Johnson Scholarship  $4,500
  • Demonstrate Financial Need
  • Full time (12 credits)
  • Resident of Waldport or Yachats
  • First generation students
  • Single parents

Anna May (Fritzi) Clark

Fritzi Art Scholarship  $4,500
  • Art students

Taft Masonic Lodge

Taft Masonic Scholarship  $4,000
  • Accepted in Nursing Program
  • Demonstrate Financial Need
  • Nursing students only

Melissa Stanley Memorial Trust

Melissa Stanley Memorial Scholarship  $3,000
  • Full time (12 credits)
  • Demonstrate Financial Need
  • Healthcare majors
  • Bilingual students

Central Oregon Coast NOW Foundation

NOW Foundation Scholarship $3,000
  • Min. 2.5 GPA
  • Demonstrate Financial Need
  • Demonstrate Commitment to Women’s Equal Rights

Samaritan Pacific Health Services

Samaritan Pacific Scholarship  $3,000
  • Accepted in Nursing Program
  • Demonstrate Financial Need

Penny Ittner

Penny Ittner Scholarship  $2,000
  • Demonstrate Financial Need

Yachats Ladies Club

Yachats Ladies Club Scholarship  $2,000
  • Demonstrate Financial Need
  • Healthcare-related fields
  • South County residents

Edward van Aelstyn’s Family and Friends

Edward van Aelstyn Memorial Scholarship  $1,500
  • Demonstrate Financial Need
  • General studies or AAOT majors

Oregon State Federal Credit Union

Oregon State Credit Union Scholarship  $1,500
  • Demonstrate Financial Need
  • Business majors or certificates

Duanne & Cathy Peltier

Teacher’s Gift Scholarship  $1,500
  • Demonstrate Financial Need

Bi-Mart

Bi-Mart Scholarship  $1,500
  • Demonstrate Financial Need
  • Business majors or certificates

Oregon Coast Community College