Clifford & Jeanne Benson Endowed Scholarship

The Clifford & Jeanne Benson Endowed Scholarship was established in honor of the donor’s parents, who provided for an excellent education for her and her siblings.

Criteria
To be eligible for this award, applicants:

  • MUST have completed a minimum of 6 credit hours on transcript at Oakland Community College.
  • MUST have Royal Oak/Southfield as home campus.
  • MUST have a minimum 2.0 cumulative grade point average.
  • MUST demonstrate financial need (as determined by the OCC Office of Financial Assistance and Scholarships).
  • MUST have a declared program of study
  • MUST use awards for tuition and other educational expenses.
  • MUST write a thank-you letter to the donor.
  • MUST NOT be an OCC employee or family member receiving tuition reimbursement
  • MUST NOT be a College guest student, high school guest student or high school dual enrolled student

Preference will be given to working parents & others with special circumstances.

Renewal criteria: This scholarship can be renewed if recipient still meets criteria. Renewal is subject to funding availability.

Donor
Clifford & Jeanne Benson memorial (by Carol Benson & Maria Culley)
Award
$500.00
Deadline
01/10/2020
Supplemental Questions
  1. Preference will be given to applicants who are working parents or have other special circumstances. Please upload an explanation of your situation.