If you are receiving veterans’ education benefits you are also eligible to apply for scholarships awarded by LCCC, including those awarded by Scholarships & Financial Aid, the LCCC Foundation, and other scholarship awarding units.
In addition, you are also eligible to apply for military scholarships awarded by the University, as well as external entities.
You must apply for scholarships in order to be considered. You are not considered for scholarships based on attendance at LCCC or your use of veterans’ education benefits. Students are required to complete a FAFSA before qualifying for financial aid.
To apply for general scholarships awarded by LCCC, please submit the appropriate application. For more information regarding scholarships, please visit https://www.lccc.edu/tuition-financial-aid/scholarships
LCCC Veteran-Military Scholarship
The LCCC Veteran-Military Scholarship recognizes veteran and military students, spouses and dependents who demonstrate a commitment to pursuing higher education, academic success and community service. Funds can be used towards books, supplies, and other related expenses. Click here
to review the eligibility and application process.
LVMAC Scholarship Opportunity
The Lehigh Valley Military Affairs Council (LVMAC) scholarship program is now seeking applications from eligible veterans, children of those veterans, and ROTC students enrolled in your institution who have a Lehigh or Northampton County home of record.
The scholarship selection committee will award amounts up to $2,000 based on individual need after the individual qualifies. Online applications and all instructions can be found under the "Scholarship Program" tab at www.lvmac.org. The awards checks will be mailed directly to the student to spend for his or her specific needs.
Women's Army Corps Veterans’ Association Scholarship
The Women's Army Corps Veterans Association Scholarship has been established to recognize relatives of Army Service Women. This scholarship is based upon academic achievement and leadership as expressed through co-curricular activities and community involvement. Two (2) $1,500.00 scholarships will be given annually. The recipients will be notified by mail or email. The checks will be forwarded to the acceptance institutions. Click here to review the eligibility and application process.
Veterans Special Emergency Reserve Fund (V-SERF)
Funds are awarded through Lehigh Valley Community Foundation to assist veterans with educational expenses as the result of an emergency, job loss, medical issues or traumatic circumstances. To apply for this one time scholarship, submit the application Veterans/Reservist’s Special Emergency Reserve Fund (V-SERF)