What is the Lone Star College-Promise Scholarship?
The LSC-Promise Scholarship is a scholarship and community service program which provides two consecutive years (4 long semesters) of “last-dollar scholarship” for a college education at any Lone Star College campus. The LSC-Promise Scholarship is funded by the Lone Star College Foundation contingent upon available funding.
A “last dollar scholarship” is applied for students demonstrating a financial need after all other grants and scholarships have been exhausted (except the Texas Public Educational Grant). The LSC-Promise Scholarship is not a loan and does not have to be repaid.
What does the LSC-Promise Scholarship cover?
The LSC-Promise Scholarship covers any tuition and mandatory fees associated with courses in a student’s degree plan.
What does the LSC-Promise Scholarship not cover?
The LSC-Promise Scholarship does not cover lab fees, textbooks, study abroad, or any courses not associated with a degree plan. The scholarship will also not cover any class taken for the third time. Please refer to the Repeat Course Policy.
What are the eligibility requirements for first-time applicants?
New applications are only accepted during the fall semester. Eligibility requirements for first-time applicants are as follows:
Be enrolled full-time (12+ credit hours) each fall and spring semester
Qualify for in-district tuition
Enroll in an associate degree program
Not have earned previous degree in higher education