The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship makes it possible for the nation's top community college students to complete their bachelor's degrees by transferring to a four-year college or university. The Foundation provides up to $55,000 per year to each of approximately 85 deserving students selected annually, making it the largest private scholarship for two-year and community college transfer students in the country.
The selection process for these awards is rigorous and highly competitive with approximately 85 scholarships awarded each year out of hundreds of applicants. A review panel of distinguished university faculty and admissions professionals judge the applicants using criteria including:
Additional information can be found on the Jack Kent Cooke Scholarship Website.
The application, recommendations, and parent form(s) (if applicable) are all due on January 12, 2023 (11:59 p.m., in your local time zone).
The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation is a private, independent foundation dedicated to advancing the education of exceptionally promising students. The Foundation offers several scholarship programs, including this program for community college students.
To learn more about this scholarship, contact your campus representative. You can also visit the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation's Web site or call 1-855-509-5253.
Lone Star College–CyFair: Aurora Lugo and Leslie Jewkes
Lone Star College-Kingwood: Jared Miller and Mari Nicholson-Preuss
Lone Star College–Montgomery: Rebecca Howard and Michael Maningas
Lone Star College-North Harris: Dana Van De Walker and Lynda Dodgen
Lone Star College–Tomball: Laura Dupree and Ava Veselis
Lone Star College–University Park: Briyona Nixon and Brian Kyser
Lone Star College-System Office: Katie Caruso
If you have any additional questions contact HIE@Lonestar.edu.