All Opportunities

Welcome to the Shawnee Community College online scholarship application page.

Step One: Send an email immediately to scholarships@shawneecc.edu with the student’s name, SCC ID number, and email address to use to complete the online scholarship application this year. An email must be sent each year to be entered into the current year’s database.

Step Two: The Financial Aid Office will respond back when log in is available. Once email is received, click on Sign Up at the top right of this screen. When creating the password, avoid using any part of your email address (and follow all the requirements below).

  1. 12 characters or more
  2. At least 1 character must be a number
  3. At least 1 character must be a lowercase letter
  4. At least 1 character must be an uppercase letter
  5. At least 1 character must be one of these special characters? ! @ $ % ^ &-
  6. Must not contain your user name or common words or phrases or a straight run on the keyboard (ex: asdfg or jkl;)

After email and password is set up for this year: Click on Sign In at the top right of this screen.

All scholarship applicants must complete the 2023-2024 FAFSA. The website is: FAFSA Application.

If you have any questions, please contact the Financial Aid Office at (618) 634-3280 or scholarships@shawneecc.edu.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Summer: Up to $300; Fall/Spring: Up to $1,500 Academic Excellence - Student Support Services (SSS)
To receive scholarship: Resident of the SCC district; SCC full-time...
Deadline03/01/2023
Summer: Up to $300; Fall/Spring: Up to $1,500. This Saints award will change in 2024-2025. Advanced Honors
To Receive Scholarship: Graduating senior from an SCC district high...
Deadline03/01/2023
Summer: Up to $300; Fall/Spring: Up to $1,500 Allied Health/Nursing
To Receive Scholarship: Must be interested and planning to enroll in a...
Deadline03/01/2023
Summer: Up to $300; Fall/Spring: Up to $1,750 Ambassador
To receive scholarship: Represent SCC by assisting with recruitment,...
Deadline03/01/2023
$500.00 American Legion Local Area Ritual Team
Graduate from an SCC district high school or GED graduate; A veteran or...
Deadline03/01/2023
$1,000.00 Andy "Charlie Brown" Helman
Graduate from a Pulaski or Alexander County high school; Rank in top 25%...
Deadline03/01/2023
$500.00 Arrowleaf CNA Scholarship
Graduate from an SCC district high school; Enrolled full time in the...
Deadline03/01/2023
$1,000.00 Arrowleaf R3 Community Ambassador Scholarship-Alexander County
Graduating High School Senior from Cairo or Egyptian High School – The...
Deadline03/01/2023
$1,000.00 Arrowleaf R3 Community Ambassador Scholarship-PulaskiCounty
Graduating High School Senior from Century or Meridian High School. The...
Deadline03/01/2023
$500.00 Banterra Bank
Resident of the SCC district; 3.00 GPA cumulative GPA required; Submit...
Deadline03/01/2023
$500.00 Bob Eckenberg Memorial (Sponsored by Antique Automobile Club of America Southern Illinois Region/Ohio Valley Chapter Car Club, Metropolis, IL
Graduate from an SCC district high school; Must not be eligible for...
Deadline03/01/2023
$2,000.00 Cairo Horizons - Non-Traditional
Graduate from Cairo High School, non-traditional student
Deadline03/01/2023
$4,000.00 Cairo Horizons - Senior
Graduate from Cairo High School
Deadline03/01/2023
Summer: Up to $300; Fall/Spring: Up to $1,500 Career & Technology
To Receive Scholarship: Must be interested and planning to enroll in a...
Deadline03/01/2023
Varies Caroline Pohl Staley Memorial & Hannah N. D. Staley Scholarship
Graduate from any High School, or obtained GED; must be accepted in the...
Deadline03/01/2023
$1,000.00 City National Bank
Graduate from an SCC district high school; Enrolled full time in...
Deadline03/01/2023
$1,000.00 Clairene Gunn Weaver
Female students who have graduated from an SCC district high school;...
Deadline03/01/2023
$1,000.00 Connell F. Smith & Mary Jewel Smith
Graduate from an SCC district high school; Have the greatest unmet...
Deadline03/01/2023
$500.00 Earl Marlman Memorial
Graduate from an SCC district high school; Enrolled full time in...
Deadline03/01/2023
$2,000.00 Edward M. & Elizabeth Smith
Graduate from an SCC district high school; Have the greatest unmet...
Deadline03/01/2023
$1,000.00 Holcomb-Kiwanis Club
Graduate from Anna-Jonesboro, Century, Cobden, Dongola or Shawnee High...
Deadline03/01/2023
Summer: Up to $300; Fall/Spring: Up to $1,500 Humanities/Social Science
To Receive Scholarship: Must be interested and planning to enroll in a...
Deadline03/01/2023
$800.00 Illinois Community College System Foundation
Graduated from an SCC district high school and enrolled in a healthcare...
Deadline03/01/2023
$700.00 J. Shumaker Music Memorial
Graduating senior from Alexander, Pulaski, Massac, Union counties;...
Deadline03/01/2023
$1,000.00 Kreuter Family-John Kreuter
Graduate from Johnson County High School, minimum 2.5 GPA and enrolled...
Deadline03/01/2023
$1,000.00 Kreuter Family-Russ Kreuter
Graduate of Johnson County High School, minimum of 2.5 GPA and enrolled...
Deadline03/01/2023
Summer: Up to $300; Fall/Spring: Up to $1,500 Leadership - Student Support Services (SSS)
To receive scholarship: Resident of the SCC district; SCC full-time...
Deadline03/01/2023
$500.00 Legence Bank Burt H. Rowe Jr. Memorial
High school Graduate; 3.00 Cumulative GPA on a 4.00 scale; Submit high...
Deadline03/01/2023
$500.00 Legence Bank Merit
High School graduate; 3.00 Cumulative GPA on a 4.00 Scale; Submit high...
Deadline03/01/2023
$1,000.00 Massac Memorial Hospital
Non-traditional student; 25 years or older; Massac County resident;...
Deadline03/01/2023
Summer: Up to $300; Fall/Spring: Up to $1,500 Math & Science
To Receive Scholarship: Must be interested and planning to enroll in a...
Deadline03/01/2023
$500.00 Miller Nursing Scholarship
Massac County preferred but not required; Prior acceptance into the LPN...
Deadline03/01/2023
$500.00 Mr. A Scholarship
Graduate of SCC district high school; minimum of 2.5 cumulative GPA;...
Deadline03/01/2023
Varies Music
To receive scholarship: Interested in music; Resident of the SCC...
Deadline03/01/2023
$500.00 Pulaski Alexander Soil Water Conservation District
Graduate of a Pulaski or Alexander County High School; Seeking an Ag or...
Deadline03/01/2023
$3,300.00 Ray Hendrick Memorial Agricultural Sponsored by Dr. Larry W. Hendrick
Preference given to a graduate from Century High School with a 2.50 or...
Deadline03/01/2023
$500.00 Rick Robertson Scholarship
Scholarship for a NEW or Continuing SCC Student going into the TRADES;...
Deadline03/01/2023
$1,000.00 Rotary Club of Metropolis - Walter Liggett
Non-traditional student preferred; Massac County preferred; Can be...
Deadline03/01/2023
$500.00 Russell Electric Contracting - Russell Heating & Air, LLC.
Single female parent residing in the SCC district and enrolled at SCC in...
Deadline03/01/2023
Varies Sabrina Dawn Atkinson Credit for Escrow
Junior at Massac County High School; Ranked in upper 40% of his/her...
Deadline03/01/2023
$500.00 Saints Foundation Challenge Scholarship
Graduate of SCC district high school. 2.5 GPA and full-time student...
Deadline03/01/2023
Full in-district tuition, technology fees, and book loan (except consumables). This Saints award will change in 2024-2025. Salutatorian
To Receive Scholarship: Graduating senior; Salutatorian at SCC district...
Deadline03/01/2023
Maximum: In-district tuition only; Up to 6 hours for summer; Up to 15 hours for fall and spring semesters. SCC
To Receive Scholarship: Nominated by high school through a letter of...
Deadline03/01/2023
$1,000 SCC Friends of Tiffiney Ryan Memorial Scholarship
Must be a graduate of an SCC District High School or a Continuing SCC...
Deadline03/01/2023
$1,000.00 Southern Illinois Electric Coop (SIEC)
Home is served by the Southern Illinois Electric Cooperative (SIEC);...
Deadline03/01/2023
Summer: Up to $300; Fall/Spring: Up to $1,500 Student of the Year - Student Support Services (SSS)
To receive scholarship: Resident of the SCC district; SCC full-time...
Deadline03/01/2023
$1,000.00 Tiffany Faulkner-Hines Resilient Nursing Award
Graduate from an SCC District high school; Minimum cumulative GPA of...
Deadline03/01/2023
$1,000.00 Ullico Management Group
Graduate from an SCC district high school; 2.5 GPA required. Must...
Deadline03/01/2023
$1,000.00 Ullin Veterans Memorial in memory of those who served in the military from Ullin. Awarded on or near Memorial Day.
Be one of the following (1) Be a Century High School Senior and live...
Deadline03/01/2023
$1,000.00 Union County Hospital
Resident of the SCC district; Enrolled full-time in an SCC nursing...
Deadline03/01/2023