Each year, $200,000 in scholarships are distributed among nearly 200 students by the KCC Foundation. Applications for 2017-18 academic year scholarships are closed. Thank you to all who applied! Scholarships recipients will be notified in May. These scholarships are for use during the fall and spring semesters.
Contact the KCC Foundation at 815-802-8252 for more information.
Other funding sources
The Office of Financial Aid website has information on financial aid through federal and state sources. There also are external scholarship opportunities.
Recognizing academic excellence since 1969
Since 1969, the KCC Foundation has sponsored scholarships to recognize the academic excellence and outstanding achievements of KCC students. The program is supported by donations from private individuals, corporations and benevolent organizations. Foundation's board members provide invaluable guidance and support to nurture the college's scholarship program.