College of the Canyons Scholarship Awards


College of the Canyons Scholarship Awards is an annual scholarship program created only for College of the Canyons students.  The program offers a variety of scholarships based upon academic achievement and/or financial need.

EXTENDED APPLICATION DEADLINE:  March 12, 2021

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

Students will be screened for scholarship eligibility based on criteria established for each individual scholarship.  You must:

  • Have at least a 2.00 cumulative grade point average
  • Be currently enrolled at least half-time (6.0+ units)
  • Have completed 6.0 units prior to spring 2021

ALL APPLICANTS

Students creating an application MUST sign-in using their new Canyons ID login. 

If you do not already have your Canyons ID login information, simply follow the steps below to create one:

Step 1.  Go to the Canyons ID login Page at https://portalguard.canyons.edu

Step 2. Enter your student email credentials.  The username is your mycanyons email address “username@my.canyons.edu”, and the password is your my.canyons email password.

Note:  If this is your first time logging into Canyons ID, you will need to specify a recovery secondary email address and/or a cell phone number.  Make sure that you have immediate access to your secondary personal email because you will be sent a one time password (OTP) to verify your account.  Enter in the OTP password that was emailed to your secondary email address.

Step 3.  You are now logged in to Canyons ID!

APPLICATION CHECKLIST

  • Online Scholarship Application - The following information must be submitted to complete your scholarship application.  Incomplete applications will not be considered.
    • General Information
    • Academic Information
    • Qualification Questions
    • Academic Plan and Future Goals (min. 200 words)
    • Personal Achievements
    • Background and Influences (min. 200 words)
  • OPTIONAL Letter of Recommendation from a professor/faculty member at College of the Canyons.  While a letter of recommendation is not required, we highly recommend that you have one submitted.  Applications with a letter of recommendation may receive additional points in the selection process.  An excellent letter of recommendation can increase your chances of receiving a scholarship.  Only ONE letter of recommendation is permitted.

CONFIDENTIALITY

Information supplied on all scholarship applications is understood to be confidential.  The applicant agrees that the College may reveal or forward the contents of scholarship applications to College of the Canyons faculty, selection committees and/or funding sources.

SCHOLARSHIP SELECTION COMMITTEE

Scholarship recipients are screened and selected by a committee comprised of representatives from College of the Canyons' faculty.  Students are limited to receive a maximum of TWO scholarships, through the COC Scholarship Awards program, per academic year.

EXTENDED APPLICATION DEADLINE:  March 12, 2021

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