Butte College 2017-18 Foundation Scholarships – Deadline 3/8/17

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The scholarship application process for the 2017/18 school year is now open! The application period will close on Wednesday, March 8, 2017. After this date, applications will be reviewed and students notified during the summer via their Butte College email if they have received an award.  Recipients are expected to attend the Scholarship Awards Ceremony scheduled for Thursday evening, August 17, 2017 in Dining Services on the Main Campus. Good luck.

Read all of the important information below before proceeding!

After submission of your application, please re-enter your application and review it for completeness. Incomplete applications will not be considered!  Two items that are often overlooked, but must be included, are the uploading of any required transcripts, as well as one letter of reference, which must be uploaded by your reference provider (this request is included in the application process via an email link). It is your responsibility to check your application and make certain your reference provider has uploaded the letter of reference to your application by the closing date of March 8, 2017.

After reviewing the sign-in instructions, scroll down to the "Get Scholarships Now" link and click on it to begin the application process. A general application will need to be completed by everyone! Scholarships with specific qualifications that are not included in the General Application are completed after completion of the General Application. Good luck!

1) Sign in to AcademicWorks using your Butte College student email and password.

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2) There is an "Opportunities" drop down tab where you will find scholarship opportunities. 

Click on the "Ours", or "Recommended" link to view and complete internal Foundation Scholarship opportunities.

3) Be certain to follow-up after submission of your application to ensure your transcripts and letter of reference have been uploaded successfully!

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There are external scholarships you can apply for posted throughout the year that are also accessible by clicking on the "Get Scholarships Now" link, select "Opportunities", "External".

If you have any questions, contact the Butte College Foundation office at 895-2359 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  The Foundation office is located in the Student Administrative Services Building, 3rd Floor, Room 355.