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The PPSC Foundation is pleased to present students with several scholarship opportunities.

As a PPSC student, you will receive notice through your student email when the scholarship application opens each year.  

When the time comes, fill out the general scholarship application to be matched with available scholarship opportunities.  Because many of our scholarship programs are needs-based, it is in your best interest to complete the FAFSA each academic year.

Additional scholarship opportunities outside of PPSC are available to students and have different application dates. 

The Colorado Promise Tax Credit offers a tuition reimbursement in the form a tax credit for your first two years of college. You may be eligible if your family income is $90,000 or less. Learn more about eligibility requirements and how it works if you think you qualify. 

PPSC Foundation General Scholarship Application

The 2024 – 2025 PPSC Foundation General Scholarship Application is now closed.  Please check with us later in the year as we will reopen the application in late October 2024 for the Spring 2024 semester.


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PPSC is proud to offer the Finish What You Started Scholarship to students who meet the eligibility requirements. Learn more about how we can help you Finish What You Started with a financial scholarship, dedicated coaching, and more! 

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2024 high school graduates and GED completers could qualify for a $1,500 scholarship for the Fall 2024 semester through the Opportunity Next program if enrolled in a high-priority pathway.

Colorado Foster Ed Program

The FosterEd program awards funds to qualifying students who have been in foster care or non-certified kinship care in Colorado on or after their 13th birthday.  There is no age limit on this program and eligible students may receive funding for a maximum of 132 semester credits.   If you believe you are eligible for this program, please contact the PPSC Foster ED Liaison for more information about application assistance, financial assistance, support services and general resources.


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PPSC is grateful for the overwhelming generosity the Kane Family Foundation has shown in supporting students here at PPSC. This scholarship will cover tuition, fees, and required books for up to four semesters. It will be available to highly successful non- traditional students who are committed to:

  • Completing at least 12 credit hours per semester or more
  • Maintaining a 3.0 gpa at PPSC
  • Graduating within two years of beginning their program at PPSC

The Kane Family Foundation scholarship will be open during the regular scholarship application period and can be completed after the general application is submitted.

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The CCCS Foundation Scholarship Application is now closed for the 2024-2025 Academic Year.  The application will reopen in May 2025 to accept applications for the 2025-2026 Academic Year.

External Scholarship Opportunities

Once on the page, you can filter to PPSC Foundation scholarships or external scholarships by selecting the + beside the scholarship category on the left side of the page.

To apply for PPSC Foundation Scholarships, you must be admitted as a student at PPSC. Log into your student account to view and apply for available scholarships.

To apply for external scholarships, go to the scholarship sponsor’s website for further information and instructions on how to apply. Outside scholarship providers are not under the jurisdiction of PPSC, therefore the college assumes no obligation for verification of the legitimacy of such providers listed on this website. 

You can also look for additional scholarship opportunities through scholarship search websites, professional associations, local service organizations, credit unions and banks, Colorado Foundations, The Colorado Springs Chamber of Commerce, Veterans Service Organizations and Military Associations.

***Remember to carefully review an organization’s scholarship requirements and read their privacy policy before submitting any personal information to avoid possible scams. Please be aware of potential scholarship scams. 

Many private organizations offer scholarships to students.  Outside scholarship providers are not under the jurisdiction of PPSC.  PPSC does not in anyway endorse or administer the scholarship or participate in the scholarship award process.  PPSC assumes no obligation for verification of the legitimacy of such providers listed on this website. 


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