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Community College Scholarship

Opportunities for Community College Students

Application Period: October 1 – May 15

Jovia’s Community College Scholarship provides $3,000 scholarships to selected undergraduate students who are enrolled in an accredited community college or associate’s degree program.

The submission period for applications ends May 15th.

Application Requirements:

  • Complete an online application
  • Complete and essay on assigned topic (the essay topic is available on the application page)
  • Unofficial school transcript (student must have a minimum GPA of 3.0)
  • Resume

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Student applicant must be a Jovia Financial Credit Union member to be an eligible applicant. (An account can be opened with a simple $5 deposit. Open your account online, in a branch or call us at 1-855-JOVIA4U.)

Deadline: March 31st Extended through May 15th

Additional Notes:

Only one community college scholarship type awarded per student. Winners will be announced 6–8 weeks following the application deadline.

For questions regarding this program, please email [email protected]

Applicant Information
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College/University Information

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Essay & Supporting Documentation

To apply for this scholarship you must prepare an essay along with your supporting documentation. Only one scholarship award per student. For this scholarship, your essay must answer the following question:

It is commonly expressed that a picture is worth a thousand words, but the truth is - a word is powerful in and of itself. In 500 words or less, select one adjective you best describe yourself with and share how you will use this quality to make a difference in the world.

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Disclosure: By submitting an application, you further release Jovia Financial Credit Union from any responsibility or liability for damages, losses, or injury resulting from acceptance, or use of grant, in the event you are selected as a winner. In addition, you also grant Jovia Financial Credit Union permission to use and advertise your name and picture as a winner without additional compensation. All application materials must be submitted electronically. Only one scholarship award per student. Upon selection, winners will be requested to submit an official transcript to receive their award. Please note: Jovia Financial Credit Union employees, family members, and its affiliates are not permitted to apply for Jovia Financial Credit Union scholarships.