Apply for Scholarships


The RCTC Foundation awards over $240,000 annually in scholarships to incoming, returning and graduating/transferring RCTC students. Awards range from $500 to $5,000 and have a variety of criteria. Thanks to our generous donors, we have scholarships for almost every program at RCTC.

Scholarship Recipients – Complete the Scholarship Acceptance Form-Incoming-Returning 2021-FALL_Fillable  and return it along with your thank you note, to the RCTC Foundation office by October 21, 2021.

Apply for Scholarship--New RCTC Student
  • Visit
    • Click on ‘Register’
    • After creating an account, applicants will then be re-directed to their AwardSpring scholarship application dashboard.
    • Prospective students who have previously registered, and are returning to the portal, will login at the SAME link and with the SAME e-mail and password with which they registered.
    • If you are experiencing login issues, please do NOT create multiple accounts. Please contact the RCTC Foundation office for assistance by e-mail at: foundation@rctc.eduwith details.
    • AwardSpring works best with Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox
Apply for Scholarship--Current RCTC Student

External Scholarships

Here are some outside scholarship resources to check out:

Rochester Community and Technical College Foundation
Office: 507-281-7771