ANNOUNCEMENT: Most spring 2021 classes will once again be offered online/remotely. Learn more about the spring 2021 semester.
Many organizations contact CCA each year, seeking qualified scholarship applicants. The following opportunities are open to any student who qualifies and wishes to apply.
Please note: The Community College of Aurora has no affiliation with the following opportunities aside from making them visible to our students. As such, we are unable to verify or control how these applications are processed, or if the information provided about the opportunity is regularly updated by the parties offering the scholarship.
For more information about an individual opportunity, or to apply today, visit the links below.
Scholarships A-Z (scholarship resource page)
BE AWARE OF SCHOLARSHIP SCAMS!While searching, and applying for a Private Scholarship, please remember that you should never have to pay a fee, or provide personal information (i.e.SSN, Bank Account/Credit card info). Visit http://www.finaid.org/scholarships/scams.phtml for some additional information on safe scholarship searching. If you come across anything you are uncertain about, the Financial Aid Office would be happy to review the opportunity with you before you apply.
The links below are trusted scholarship search sites. Many of these sites offer billions of dollars in scholarships every year. Most scholarships require an essay and letters of recommendation, though some do not.
Careers and Colleges
College Board's Scholarship Search
SmartStudent Guide to Financial Aid
Need help buying your books? Each semester the Student Government Association offers a Textbook Scholarship to help qualified students. Funds are provided by student fees to help students succeed. Check the Campus Life tab of your MyCCA account for more information.