The Cervantes-Paramo Scholarship was established because education has always been a priority among the donors’ families.
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants:
MUST have completed 12 credit hours or more at OCC.
MUST demonstrate qualities of leadership through written documentation of volunteer activities.
MUST NOT be eligible for Pell Grants.
MUST have a declared program of study
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 students who designate Auburn Hills as “home campus.”
Preference will be given to students who are from Spanish-speaking households.
Preference will be given to residents of the City of Pontiac.