Merit Scholarship

Each year, COCC offers 50 scholarships of $2,100 per year to in-district high school seniors who have a cumulative 3.0 GPA or higher on their most recent transcript.

The Application is now closed for the 2024-2025 year.



  1. Apply for admission to COCC no later than February 20 for Fall 2024. Please allow one week for admission application processing. 
  2. You will receive an admission letter in the mail within three to five business days including your student email and instructions for activating your COCC student account.
  3. Complete the short Merit Scholarship online by logging into your Bobcat Web Account.
    • Click the 'Student' tab.
    • Select 'Financial Aid and Funding'.
    • Select 'Financial Aid'.
    • Select Merit Scholarship Application in the General Links box. Please follow instructions for the application and uploading your most recent high school transcript. **If you mail your transcript to the Financial Aid Office, please indicate "Merit Scholarship" on the envelope.


Questions? Contact: or 541-383-7260.

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