Scholarships 

SCC awards scholarships to returning full-time degree-seeking students only. Students are to submit completed applications to the Financial Aid office along with all supplemental material. Students who fail to submit complete applications or the supplemental material are not eligible for the scholarship.

 

The current scholarships offered by Summit Christian College are listed below. If a scholarship is underlined, the appropriate application form is linked.  Scholarship applications and supplemental material are due at the Financial Aid office by December 1 for the Spring semester and June 1 for the Fall semester.

  • David - Up to 25% tuition for one semester for qualifying returning students who have demonstrated an interest in preaching or performing arts. Applicants must submit the following information to the Financial Aid office:

    • a completed application, and

    • a printed text of a sermon preached, or audio or video sample of work performed in music, preaching, or the arts, and

    • evidence of preaching or performing arts in ministry.

  • Dean of Students - Up to 25% tuition for one semester for qualifying returning students. This scholarship is awarded based upon the student's Christian character and present and future plans for Christian service. Applicants must submit the following information to the Financial Aid office: 

    • a completed application

    • a 500-word essay that includes a description of (1) the career you would like to pursue, (2) present and future plans for Christian service, and (3) the characteristics that you consider most important in a Christian leader

    • a letter of reference from a teacher, counselor, employer, minister, or a member of SCC faculty or staff that addresses the applicants character and plans for Christian service

  • Merit Scholarship acceptance form - Freshmen enrolling in their first semester of post-secondary education may receive multiple Merit scholarships up to nine credit hours. 

  • Minister's dependent - 50% tuition for new or returning full-time students

  • Missionary’s dependent - 50% tuition for new or returning full-time students

  • President's - Up to 100% tuition for new incoming freshmen exhibiting high school academic excellence

  • Phoebe - Need-based for qualifying students. Funds are dispersed as available

  • SCC Alumni Association - two scholarships are given, the SCC Future Alumni scholarship and the SCC Alumni Legacy scholarship. To apply for either, students must submit the application, essay, and two references to the Alumni Liaison by April 15, 2019. Scholarships will be given as funds are available at the annual Awards Banquet. All scholarships are for tuition only.

  • Senior 100% tuition for the senior year of SCC students with a 2.9+ cumulative GPA and a 3.2 GPA for the two previous semesters ​​

  • Academic - Up to 25% tuition for returning SCC students exhibiting academic excellence

  • Barnabas - 25% tuition waiver for returning SCC students 

  • Campus Visit - 3-credit hour scholarship for a student completing a scheduled campus visit

  • Honor Camper - 3-credit hour scholarship for a student named as an honor camper at a summer youth camp

  • Rocky Mountain Final Round Robin Bowl Top Brain Winner - 50% tuition

  • Rocky Mountain Final Round Robin Bowl Top Team Winners - 50% tuition

  • SCC Bible Bowl Tournament Participant - 1-credit hour scholarship

  • SCC Bible Bowl Tournament Top Brain Winner - 3-credit hour scholarship

  • SCC Bible Bowl Tournament Top Team Winners - 3-credit hours scholarship

  • SCC Mission Trip High School - 3-credit hour scholarship to high school students participating in an SCC-sponsored mission trip

  • Tabitha - For women seeking a ministry degree. Funds are dispersed as available.

 

Third-party scholarships available (check with your church for details):

  • Meadowdale Christian Ranch - $100 scholarship for returning students

  • Intermountain Christian - $500 scholarship available each semester for new and returning students from Colorado

  • Alexander Christian Foundation of Nebraska - $500 scholarship available to new and returning students that are members of a Christian Church or Church of Christ in Nebraska

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