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The 2015 Corpus Christi Catholic-Christian Community College Scholarship Deadline is 4:00 PM, Friday, March 20, 2015 (PST)

When Is The Application Due?

The application, sealed recommendation letters, sealed transcripts and other supporting materials must be received by the Corpus Christi College Scholarship Committee (CCCSC) on or before March 20 at 4:00 PM Pacific Time.

Transcripts can come directly from the applicant’s school if it is the policy of that institution not to give official documents to students. It is the applicant’s responsibility to ensure that all documents arrive before the March 20, 2015 deadline. Candidates are strongly encouraged to utilize the reminders/checklist and submit their complete packages well before the deadline.

The Scholarship

The Corpus Christi College Scholarship (CCCS) is a merit-based financial aid grant awarded to an individual student for the purpose of furthering her/his education. The Scholarship is awarded annually based criteria reflecting the values of our Corpus Christi Catholic-Christian Community, parish involvement, academic and non-academic achievements.

Click here to download the entire application packet: The 2015 Scholarship Application

Who Is Eligible To Apply?

Graduating students whose families are registered, financially participating members of Corpus Christi Catholic-Christian Community (verifiable registration, weekly Offertory/Stewardship and yearly Pastoral Services Appeal since February 2013) may apply for this award.

Specific eligibility criterion requires that the successful applicant:

  • Be a high school senior graduating in Spring 2015
  • Be fully initiated into the Roman Catholic Faith through the reception of Baptism, First Reconciliation, First Eucharist and Confirmation
  • Be a member of Corpus Christi and a current, active participant in HAVEN Youth Ministry for a minimum of 2 years
  • Have a GPA of at least 3.25 for the last 2 years of high school
  • Be a United States citizen
  • Have a combined SAT score of at least 1500 or a combined ACT score of at least 20
  • Applied to enroll full time (minimum 12 credit hours or otherwise be classified as a full time student) at an accredited four year college or university in the United States with the intention of completing the requirements of a baccalaureate (BA or BS) degree

 What Can The Scholarship Be Used For?

The financial aid award can only be used for direct educational expenses limited to: tuition and fees, books and supplies, room and board, and miscellaneous expenses.

What Is The Amount Of The Award?

The recipient of the award will receive a check in the amount of $5,000. The check will be made payable to the student. This award is intended to provide partial support. The recipient is encouraged to explore other financial aid resources in order to develop a complete financial aid package.

Do Scholarship Monies Need To Be Paid Back?

The CCCS is a charitable grant that does not need to be paid back.

When Is The Application Due?

The application, sealed recommendation letters, sealed transcripts and other supporting materials must be received by the Corpus Christi College Scholarship Committee (CCCSC) on or before March 20 at 4:00 PM Pacific Time. Transcripts can come directly from the applicant’s school if it is the policy of that institution not to give official documents to students. It is the applicant’s responsibility to ensure that all documents arrive before the March 20, 2015 deadline. Candidates are strongly encouraged to utilize the reminders/checklist and submit their complete packages well before the deadline.

Where Does The Application Get Submitted?

The application should be sent or delivered to:

Scholarship Committee
Corpus Christi Parish Office
27231 Aliso Parkway
Aliso Viejo, CA 92656

Questions?: Contact the parish office at 949.389.9008

Click here to download the entire application packet: The 2015 Scholarship Application

 

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