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River Parishes Community College

Academics

Academics at River Parishes Community College

River Parishes Community College, Academic Affairs, includes all technical and transfer credit programs, library services, and college-wide institutional effectiveness. Academic Affairs supports the mission of RPCC through providing leadership, quality service, and instruction that leads to technical certificates, diplomas, and associate degrees for transfer or the workforce.

  1. Academic Calendars
  2. Catalogs
  3. Proctored Exams
  4. Louisiana Transfer Degrees
  5. Transfer Resources
  6. RPCC Canvas

LCTCS, WRU Scholarship Info

 

LCTCS Next Steps Scholarship

Complete Next Steps Scholarship application

Purpose
WorkReady U, through the Foundation for Louisiana’s Community and Technical Colleges, is providing financial assistance to WRU graduates who enroll in a LCTCS college.

Awards
Annually, up to $25,000 will be designated for scholarship awards. Awards will be available for four (4) consecutive semesters (based on eligibility) in amounts of:
$250.00 for part-time students (6 – 11 credit hours)
$500.00 for full-time students (12 + credit hours)
Awards are for one semester only. Recipients may re-apply for three additional consecutive semesters. All scholarship awards will be paid directly to the LCTCS college.

Initial Eligibility Criteria
1. Must be a graduate of a WorkReady U program.
2. Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours in a LCTCS college.
3. Must be at least 16 years of age.

Renewal Eligibility Criteria
1. Must have achieved satisfactory academic progress in accordance with LCTCS Policy
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Application Requirements
1. A completed application by 11:59 PM, Central Standard Time on the applicable due
date:
Fall – July 1
Spring – October 1
Summer – April 1

2. Student Statement must include (minimum of 500 words):
• Financial need
• Educational goals
• Career goals
• How will this scholarship impact your goals?

The scholarship is intended for use at a Louisiana Community and Technical College and is non-transferable among LCTCS colleges.

The WorkReady U Scholarship Awards are awarded without regard to race, sex, religion, age, national origin or sexual orientation. The LCTCS Foundation and WorkReady U will not
award scholarships to applicants who are not qualified and reserves the right not to award scholarships in a given semester, year.