Half-tuition scholarship opportunity for NW-SCC students with 30 credit hours

WINSTON COUNTY - Northwest-Shoals Community College (NW-SCC), which has campuses in Phil Campbell and Muscle Shoals, is offering students who have completed at least 30 credit hours at NW-SCC an opportunity to finish their college degree or certificate program with less financial burden this fall through the Continuing Excellence Scholarship. The deadline to apply for the half-tuition scholarship is Monday, August 1, 2022. 

“We hope this will help relieve financial burdens for those that are so close to completing their degree or certificate program this fall,” said NW-SCC Dean of Students, Dr. Crystal Reed.  

The competitive scholarship pays half tuition for the 2022 fall semester. To be eligible, students must meet the following requirements: 

  • Minimum 2.5 GPA on all college coursework 
  • Has successfully completed a minimum of 30 credit hours at NW-SCC 
  • US Citizen or Permanent Resident 
  • Completed Application (Deadline: August 1, 2022) 
  • Completed 2022-2023 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) 

If you meet the above requirements, visit https://nwscc.edu/scholarships to apply for the scholarship online. The application requires entering only basic personal information and answering two yes/no questions about eligibility.

 For more information, please email financialaid@nwscc.edu or call (256) 331-5364. 


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