The Alexandria Technical & Community College Foundation is committed to "PAVING THE WAY" for students attending the college. The Foundation awards over $375,000 in scholarships each year to deserving and qualified students.

Scholarship Deadlines For 2014-2015:

April 1, 2014 - Fall Semester
November 20, 2014 - Spring Semester

Things to know BEFORE starting the online scholarship process through STARS:

  • Know the degree you are planning to obtain (AA, AAS, Diploma, etc.)
  • Know your program's division (click here for division listing)
  • Know your eight-digit Tech ID number
  • Use your most recent cumulative GPA when asked for a GPA

External Scholarships

Access additional scholarship sources from and or contact Linda Dolan, Director of Scholarships and Alumni.

General Information

  • Awards are disbursed to high school graduates or equivalent.
  • ATCC Foundation scholarship awards are based on funds available.
  • ATCC Foundation scholarship awards are included in the total financial aid award. For more financial aid information click here.
  • If scholarship recipient terminates enrollment prior to disbursement, he or she will relinquish rights to further benefit under the award.
  • Scholarships identified are known as of 11/15/13.


In general, applicants will be notified of awards via email within 4 weeks of the deadline.

Selection Committee/Criteria

The Selection Committee is made up of ATCC faculty/staff/retirees, community representatives, and program/industry partners.

Awards are based on:

  • Scholastic Achievement (grades)
  • Personal Applicant Information/Career Goals Sheet
  • Letter of Recommendation