Â Â JERSEY CITY, N.J. / February 23, 2012 â€” The Hudson County Community College Foundation has numerous scholarships available for the Fall 2012 and Spring 2013 semesters.
Â The HCCC Foundation is now accepting scholarship applications from students who are enrolled in the current academic year and new students who have completed the Collegeâ€™s admission application and assessment process. Applications are available in both English and Spanish through the HCCC Foundation Office ((201) 360-4006) and online at http://www.hccc.edu/FoundationScholarship/. The submission deadline is June 1.
Â Student applicants must meet the following eligibility criteria for an HCCC Foundation scholarship: Applicants must be citizens or permanent residents of the United States and living in Hudson County; applicants may not receive more than one HCCC Foundation scholarship; applicants must submit a financial aid form (FAFSA) and supporting materials; scholarships are for tuition purposes only and may not be applied towards books, fees or outstanding balances from previous semesters.
Â The Hudson County Community College Foundation is a 501 (c) 3 nonprofit corporation providing tax-exempt status to contributors. The organization, which was founded in 1997, is dedicated to generating financial support for the College and its students, developing needs-based and merit scholarships, and providing seed money for innovative faculty development programs, and for the Collegeâ€™s physical expansion.