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The PPSC General Scholarship Application will be open from January 25, 2023 through February 8, 2023 for the Spring 2023 semester. Students who have not been awarded a 2022-2023 Foundation Scholarship, COSI Scholarship, Back to Work or Finish What You Started are eligible to apply. 

To learn more about other scholarships view the external scholarship information at the bottom of this page, or learn more about COSI Scholarships including Back to Work and Finish What You Started.

To learn more about different ways to pay for college, visit our Financial Aid web page.

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COSI Scholarships

The Colorado Opportunity Scholarship Initiative (COSI) grants aim to support Coloradans whom experienced an economic loss due to the COVID-19 pandemic (such as lost or adverse changes in employment, increased food or housing insecurity, forced withdrawal from college after March 13, 2020, or suffered another form of economic loss). 

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

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PPSC Foundation General Scholarship Application

The general scholarship application is open. We are accepting new applications for the Spring 2023 semester.  The deadline to apply is February 8, 2023. 

Generous donations to the PPSC Foundation will fund more than $1,200,000 in scholarships to PPSC students for the 2022/2023 school year. Scholarships help pay for tuition and fees and some also cover books and other costs of attending. There are scholarships available that will help you all the way to graduation with your certificate, associate’s degree, and even possibly your bachelor’s degree here at PPSC.

Log In

  • Go to pikespeak.edu
  • Click on MyPikesPeak Portal Login
  • Click on the Student tab
  • Click on the Scholarships Management Link
  • Select the General Application Spring 2023 to begin

What you will need to complete the application

  • Student ID or S number
  • Personal statement – In 600 words or less, answer the following questions:
  • Tell us about yourself and why you chose to attend PPSC
  • What are your school and work goals for the next 3 years
  • How would a scholarship help you achieve your goals
  • What is your plan is to complete your degree or certificate
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Kane Family Foundation Scholarship

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 (March 15 – April 26th) and can be completed after the general application is submitted.

 

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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Scholarship Contact Information:

Scholarships are managed by both the PPSC Foundation and the Financial Aid office.
For all questions, email scholarships@pikespeak.edu

Provide your Student ID (S#) if you have one.