Honors Institute Scholarship Application

Honors Institute at Lorain County Community College

Scholarship sponsored by:     
This scholarship is made possible through the generosity of donors to the LCCC Foundation Scholarship Program.  The LCCC Foundation supports Lorain County Community College by making possible scholarships and other program and technology enhancements that otherwise would not be possible.  Individuals, businesses and organizations give generously to ensure scholarships are available to help needing and deserving students receive a college education at LCCC or its University Partnership.  Their support is greatly appreciated.

Honors Institute Admission and Scholarship Application

Lorain County Community College is proud to announce the availability of the Honors Institute Scholarship.  This renewable scholarship is intended to support academically high-achieving full or part-time LCCC students who are participating in LCCC’s Honor Institute.  Scholarship recipients will be selected by the Honors Institute Scholarship Selection Committee based on academic achievement, scholarship essay questions, and letters of recommendation.

Application deadline, May 30, 2014.  Please note the following:

  • Applicants must provide two academic references either from high school teachers, guidance counselors or college instructors/professors.  References should be mailed to the LCCC Financial Services Department at:

Financial Services Center
ATTN: Honors Institute
1005 N Abbe Rd.
Elyria, OH 44035    

  • Current high school students must have their high school transcripts on file with the LCCC Records Office or attach a copy of their latest transcripts.

Eligibility Criteria for High School Students:

  • 3.4 cumulative high school GPA, or
  • 28 minimum ACT Composite Score, or
  • 1260 minimum SAT Combined Reading & Mathematics.

Eligibility Criteria for current LCCC Students new to the Honors Program:

  • 3.4 LCCC GPA with a minimum of 12 credit hours but not more than 30 credit hours.
    Please note: This credit hour limitation does not apply to continuing honors scholars. However, reapplication for second year award is required.

Scholarship Requirements:

  • Once accepted to the program, students must maintain a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.4, and 
  • Students are required to register for a minimum of one LCCC Honors Course each term enrolled at LCCC supported by the Honors Scholarships, and 
  • Students receiving Trustee or Presidential Scholarships, or Diversity Incentive Awards may receive enhancements to their awards as part of the Honors Institute Scholarship. 
  • As a requirement of the scholarship, Honors Institute Scholars will participate in enrichment activities and events related to their major, coursework and scholarship award outside normal class times.

Current Honors Scholars need to reapply for second-year funding.

Application deadline is May 30, 2014.


Please complete the form below to apply for admission to the Honors Institute and for the Scholarship.


You will receive an email confirmation of this application at the email address you provide.
I certify that I have truthfully completed all of the information required of this award. All information on this form is true and correct to the best of my knowledge. I give permission to LCCC and/or the University Partnership to release information about my financial aid and academic record to the LCCC Foundation Office and the Scholarship Committee. In addition, I understand that if I am selected as a recipient of this award, I may be asked to participate in recognition or appreciation activities of the LCCC Foundation to help ensure continued support of the LCCC Foundation Scholarship Program.
Click here to indicate your agreement to the above statement.
Essay Section
In 200 to 300 words, please describe your academic goals and how the LCCC Honors Institute will help fulfill these goals. Complete your essay in the space below or attach as a separate document.
If you prefer to upload your essay as a separate document, please click the browse button below to attach your file. Please do not attach a file if you have completed your essay in the box above.
You will receive an email confirmation and a copy of your application at the email address you provided above. If you do not receive the email confirmation, please try submitting your application again, or contact Enrollment Services.
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