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Next Chapter Scholarship

2 winners, $500 each
Application Deadline
Oct 31, 2024
Winners Announced
Nov 30, 2024
Education Level
Recent scholarship winners
Eligibility Requirements
Education Level:
Community college or trade school student
Financial Status:
2.0 GPA or higher

Community colleges and trade schools provide affordable tuition, smaller class sizes, and diverse programs, making them an excellent alternative to enrolling in more expensive four-year universities.

Despite lower costs, though, tuition can still be a significant barrier for low-income students. Even the cost of textbooks can be a considerable obstacle to overcome.

This scholarship was created to support those facing financial constraints, so they have the resources needed for success.

Any low-income community college or trade school student who has at least a 2.0 GPA may apply for this scholarship opportunity.

To apply, tell us how your education will allow you to help your community or contribute to your field of study and how this scholarship would help you make a difference.

Selection Criteria:
Ambition, Drive, Need
Published July 10, 2024
Essay Topic

Describe how your education will enable you to contribute to your community or chosen field in the future. How will this scholarship assist you in making a positive impact?

400–600 words


When is the scholarship application deadline?

The application deadline is Oct 31, 2024. Winners will be announced on Nov 30, 2024.