Allan Hancock College students can now apply online for hundreds of thousands of dollars in scholarships provided through the Allan Hancock College Foundation. The application period opened this week.

The online application period begins Monday, Sept. 21, for hundreds of thousands of dollars in scholarship awarded by the Allan Hancock College Foundation. Last year, the foundation awarded a record $537,000 in scholarships to 363 students, including Aurora Rubalcaba (right), who received the Marian Hancock Scholarship from Superintendent/President Kevin G. Walthers, Ph.D.
The online application period begins Monday, Sept. 21, for hundreds of thousands of dollars in scholarship awarded by the Allan Hancock College Foundation. Last year, the foundation awarded a record $537,000 in scholarships to 363 students, including Aurora Rubalcaba (right), who received the Marian Hancock Scholarship from Superintendent/President Kevin G. Walthers, Ph.D.

“We absolutely encourage all Allan Hancock College students to go online and check it out,” said Toni McCracken, the scholarship program coordinator. “The application requirements are not steep – and the rewards could be significant.”

Students can complete the entire application process and view all scholarship opportunities online. The scholarship application is available at www.hancockcollege.edu/2016scholarships.

Last year, the foundation awarded 424 scholarships worth $537,000 to 363 students. All three broke previous records. Scholarships ranged from $500 to $10,000.

“We are so grateful to our community donors who have built the scholarship program with their amazing generosity,” said McCracken. “The foundation is able to reward hundreds of students for their hard work thanks to the tremendous community support.”

The application period is open through February 2, 2016.

Questions about the online application should be directed to scholarships@hancockcollege.edu or call the Hancock Financial Aid office at 805-922-6966 ext. 3200 or toll free at 1-866-DIAL AHC (342-5242), ext. 3200.