Conditions: When scholarship eligibility criteria require a minimum number of credits or grade point average earned, only college-level courses (numbered 100 and above) taken at Bunker Hill Community College and applicable toward a degree or certificate program will be considered unless otherwise noted in the scholarship eligibility requirements.
Eligibility Criteria: Awarded to one new or continuing full- or part-time student, who has documented a permanent disability with the BHCC Office for Students with Disabilities, and been accepted into a BHCC degree or certificate program. Student must have financial need, as demonstrated by FAFSA. Preference will be given to students with permanent physical disabilities but other students with permanent disabilities will also be considered.
Amount: In-state tuition and fees for up to 9 credits, including developmental credits, for the fall semester; renewable for subsequent semesters if eligibility requirements and a cumulative GPA of 3.0 are maintained. A onetime additional amount of up to $1,000 can be used for assistive technology, laptop or books.
Application Deadline: July 31, 2017
Application Available: Jeffrey Thompson Memorial Scholarship.