Private Scholarships

About

Listed below are private scholarship opportunities that are open to our students.  Students may apply directly with the entity providing the scholarship.

Scholarship Contact Information:

finaid@prcc.edu

Available Scholarships

Horatio Alger National Career & Technical Scholarship Program

Up to $2,500    
Click here to view information about eligibility criteria
Click here for the scholarship application

Pinebelt Foundation Scholarhips

The Pinebelt Foundation has several scholarships available to PRCC students.

Apply online at www.pinebeltfoundation.org.

Marion County School District Educational Foundation Scholarship

This scholarship is for students from East Marion and West Marion students attending PRCC. Recipients must have a 2.0 GPA. 

Ralph H. Stallcup Memorial Scholarship Fund  

The Ralph H. Stallcup Memorial Scholarship Fund was established by Barbara Stallcup in honor of her late husband, Ralph H. Stallcup to provide scholarships for non-traditional students who are pursuing a degree at Pearl River Community College (PRCC) and Jones County Junior College (JCJC). Students must be age 25 or above and show financial need. 

Mississippi Association of Supervisors Scholarship

$500   
Click here to view information about eligibility criteria and how to apply

BrandSource Scholarship

In collaboration with Together We Rise, the Brandsource Scholarship provides access to academic and workforce opportunities for America’s current and former foster youth. To accomplish this, scholarship recipients receive up to 5,500 annually for up to two years in an effort to alleviate the financial burdens associated with securing a trade certification, licensure and/or vocational degree. To ensure their long-term success, recipients have an opportunity to receive access to peronsal mentorship and career development services.

Click here for additional information and to complete the application process.

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship

Scholarship amounts vary    
Click here to view information about eligibility criteria and how to apply (for community college students transferring to a university)

FastWeb

Search for thousands of scholarships online here

Get2College – Private scholarship search

Click here for the list of scholarships

Toothbrush.org Dental Career Scholarships

Various scholarships awarded for students interested in dental careers (PRCC students can apply for scholarships for pre-dental and dental hygiene students)  
Deadline:  varies by scholarship
Click here to view information about eligibility criteria and how to apply

Coca-Cola Scholarship

Scholarship amounts vary    
Click here to view information about eligibility criteria and how to apply (students must apply during their last year of high school)

Bridging the Dream Scholarship for High School Seniors

Scholarship amounts vary    
Click here to view information about eligibility criteria and how to apply (scholarship sponsored by Sallie Mae)

Completing the Dream Scholarship for High School Seniors

Scholarship amounts vary    
Click here to view information about eligibility criteria and how to apply (scholarship sponsored by Sallie Mae)

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