Lansing Community College

Lansing Community College offers a variety of awards and scholarships every year for qualified students. Whether you are working toward an associate degree, certificate, or two-year transfer degree, LCC has a program designed for your success.

Awards and scholarships are resources that do not have to be paid back and are usually awarded for academic achievement or talent that may or may not be based on financial need.

Selection criteria and requirements vary according to the individual award or scholarship. Please click on the links below to learn more about the many award and scholarship opportunities available from LCC.

Scholarship applications are no longer being accepted for the 2021-2022 academic year. (Fall 2021 & Spring 2022)

Applications will open Monday, November 1, 2021, for the 2022-2023 academic year. (Fall 2022 & Spring 2023)

Awards and Scholarships Offered

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Foundation Scholarships

The LCC Foundation offers numerous scholarships to students who meet the criteria established by the scholarship donors. Applicants will be considered for all Foundation scholarships especially those most aligned with their career and academic goals. The scholarships provide varying amounts of financial support, ranging from a $500 to $3,000.

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General Awards & Institutional Scholarships

LCC offers many awards and scholarships for students with special qualifications or interests in particular fields of study. These include Honors Program Awards, Occupational Program Awards, and Student Leadership Academy Service Scholarships. Board of Trustees and Adult Resource Center Awards, and Native American Tuition Waivers are also available for eligible students.


State of Michigan Programs

The college also administers the State of Michigan's scholarships to eligible students, such as Michigan Competitive Scholarships, Merit Award Scholarships, and more.


Community & Corporate Scholarships

Scholarship opportunities are available through external resources both from corporations and community organizations, including Promise Zone and HOPE Scholarship information.

Application Process

A step-by-step guide:

Questions regarding the scholarship process can be answered by the LCC Foundation Office at 517-483-1985 ( or Financial Aid at 517-483-1200, option 1.

For additional information about other forms of financial aid available to students please contact the Lansing Community College Financial Aid Office at (517) 483-1200, option 1, or visit our website at All applicants are strongly urged to file a free application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form online at


Scholarship Dates & Deadlines

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 Have More Questions?

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Contact the StarZone

Visit the StarZone to get help with admissions, financial aid, academic advising, payment plans, placement testing, orientation and all other student services.

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The StarZone

Phone: 517-483-1957
Toll Free: 800-644-4522

Downtown Campus
Gannon Building
411 N. Grand Ave
Lansing, MI 48933

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