By Jarrod Isbell
The end of the semester is closing in on us, and this can be a stressful, yet exciting time for CCC students. Paul B. Sharar foundation scholarships are available to help students with their tuition. This is a big deal for many CCC students, as it makes attending college a more affordable option.
Applying for scholarships sounds menacing, but the college has made it easy. Applications can be found on the college’s home website (www.eicc.edu) simply by typing “scholarships” into the search bar at the top of the page. Students will find out if they are receiving scholarships in early to mid April for the Fall 2017 semester.
The Paul B. Sharar foundation offers a variety of scholarships to students. The foundation is named after the first dean of Clinton Community College and now includes a board full of 20 members. These members oversee and decide the scholarships that will be awarded to students. The foundation awards more than 160 scholarships totaling nearly $180,000 to deserving students. The recipients include recent high school graduates, as well as