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Scholarships are available due to the generous gifts of individuals, foundations, organizations and businesses. Click here to learn how to submit your online scholarship application.

If you have questions or need assistance accessing the online application, please contact the Financial Aid office.

Please inquire with Financial Aid regarding the detail and criteria for the following scholarships:

Valedictorian Scholarships

  • $3700 ($1850 per semester; maximum $7400 over four semesters)
  • Student must register for 12 or more credit hours each semester
  • Renewable for Spring semester with a 3.0 Fall term GPA
  • Renewable for 2nd year if student maintains a 3.0 CGPA and completes 24 credit hours during the Fall/Spring academic year
  • A valedictorian planning to attend WITCC should contact the college and provide an official high school transcript or other document confirming their valedictorian status.
  • Stackable with other scholarships/grants
  • Does NOT require an application

President's Scholarship

  • $1800 ($900 per semester, maximum $3600 over four semesters)
  • ACT composite 22 and high school CGPA 2.5
  • Student must register for 12 or more credit hours each semester
  • Renewable for Spring semester with a 2.5 Fall term GPA
  • Renewable for 2nd year if student maintains a 2.5 CGPA and completes 24 credit hours during the Fall/Spring academic year
  • Student must send in his/her final high school transcript to the college
  • Stackable with other WITCC scholarships/grants
  • Does NOT require an application

Western Iowa Tech Board Scholarship

  • $1200 ($600 per semester, maximum $2400 over four semesters)
  • WITCC Merged area and Partnered High School may nominate up to three recipients
  • Student must register for 12 or more credit hours each semester
  • Renewable for Spring semester with a 2.0 Fall term GPA
  • Renewable for 2nd year if student maintains a 2.5 CGPA and completes 24 credit hours during the Fall/Spring academic year
  • Student must send in his/her final high school transcript to the college
  • Stackable with other WITCC scholarships/grants
  • Does NOT require an application

College Now Grants

  • $1200 ($600 per semester, maximum two semesters)
  • Student has completed a WITCC college course(s) or other college courses during his/her high school career and has earned a "C" or better in each course
  • Student must register for 12 or more credit hours each semester
  • Renewable for Spring semester with a 2.0 CGPA on college courses
  • Courses from another college requires an official transcript from that college
  • Stackable with other WITCC scholarships/grants
  • Does NOT require an application

Upward Bound/Talent Search Scholarships

  • $500 ($250 per semester, maximum two semesters)
  • Student must register for 12 or more credit hours each semester
  • Renewable for Spring semester with a 2.0 Fall term GPA
  • Student must have successfully completed an Upward Bound or Talent Search program.
  • Stackable with other WITCC scholarships/grants
  • Documentation from the program director must be submitted to the WITCC Financial Aid Office.

GED/ESL Scholarship

  • $500  ($250 per semester, maximum two semesters) 
  • Student must have successfully completed a GED or ESL program
  • Student must register for six credits each semester
  • Renewal for spring semester 2.0 Fall term GPA
  • Stackable with other WITCC scholarships/grants
  • Documentation from the program director must be submitted to the WITCC Financial Aid Office.

Foundation Scholarship

  • Up to $1500 per year ($750 per semester)
  • Must apply online
  • Stackable with other WITCC scholarships/grants
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