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Santiago Canyon College Awards Over $95,000 in Scholarships

5/16/2017

WHAT:

Santiago Canyon College (SCC) will host its 18th Annual Scholarship Ceremony. The ceremony honors the academic achievements of SCC students, both in its credit college programs and in its non-credit Continuing Education programs.

In total, 130 SCC students will be awarded 172 scholarships, totaling more than $95,000. These scholarships will assist students as they continue their education at SCC and as they transfer to baccalaureate-granting institutions. In addition, six Continuing Education students enrolled in the college’s non-credit adult education program will receive scholarships totaling $2,250. These scholarships will help the Continuing Education students as they transition to credit-bearing college courses.

WHERE:

Santiago Canyon College
8045 E. Chapman Ave.
Orange, CA 92869

WHEN:

Thursday, May 25, 2017
Donor Reception: 4:00 p.m., Lorenzo A. Ramirez Library
Scholarship Ceremony: 5:30 p.m., Strenger Plaza

WHO:

Over 130 students, their families, and the donors who support student success will be honored.

WHY:

As a result of the community’s generous contributions, the SCC Scholarship Program has more than doubled since its inception.

HOW:

To contribute to an existing scholarship and/or create a new scholarship to honor a loved one, please contact the SCC Foundation Office at (714) 628-4790 or foundation@sccollege.edu.

About Santiago Canyon College
Santiago Canyon College (SCC) serves about 14,000 students each semester. The college prepares students for transfer to four-year institutions and careers, and provides courses for personal and professional development, as well as customized training for business and industry. The college is recognized for its adult education program which keeps the working adult - and seniors - in mind by offering flexible schedules, and community locations. Serving the residents of Anaheim Hills, Orange, Tustin, and Villa Park, SCC is one of two comprehensive colleges under the auspices of the Rancho Santiago Community College District.

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