If you are looking for additional sources of financial aid, you might want to consider applying for scholarships. Some of the scholarships are based on academic merit, while others are based on financial need.
Terra State Community College Foundation Scholarships
The Terra State Community College Foundation raises and oversees funds to support student scholarships. Hundreds of donors support these funds each year through donations to endowment funds, annual scholarship funds, and memorial funds. Internal or Terra State Scholarships are awarded from 100 different funds for each academic year and range in amounts from $500 to $1,000. Internal scholarships can be viewed in the college catalog, Financial Aid section for scholarships located on the Terra State home page.
To apply, Terra State students can complete a scholarship application on the Terra Student Portal.
The following scholarships are external, not Terra State scholarships. If you have questions regarding these programs, please contact the organization directly.
These scholarships are intended for future leaders across a wide spectrum of fields of study. This award is available to high school seniors and all students attending a post secondary educational facility.
These scholarships are available for students pursuing a construction-related career.
These scholarships are available for students seeking degrees in Electrical-Power & Control, Mechanical Engineering Technology, or Manufacturing Technology.
This scholarship is available for low income women pursuing a vocational education, an Associate's Degree, or a first Bachelor's Degree.
The Democratic Women of Erie
County will award scholarship to a local female who demonstrates the principles
of the Democratic Party. The purpose of
the scholarship is to stimulate interest in and to create involvement in local,
state and national government.
This scholarship is available to any student. The application is in the bottom right hand corner of the website.
This scholarship is available to students who have either personal experience in small buisiness or experience from observing a family member run a small business.
These scholarships are available for students seeking a degree in Nursing and Medical Assisting, Art and Design, and Computer Technology & Information Systems.
This scholarship is available to students who are seeking a degree in a construction-related field.
This scholarship is available for any currently enrolled college student.
This scholarship is available for any prospective or current college student.
Education Portal Scholarships
Scholarship Search Resources
Questions? Contact us
The Terra State Financial Aid Office is here to help you every step of the way! You can reach us at:
Phone: 1-866-AT-TERRA (866-288-3772) ext. 2344
In person at A200:
Monday and Thursday 8:00 am – 7:00 pm
Tuesday and Wednesday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Saturday & Sunday Closed