RISE Scholarship

RISE Employee Scholarships

RISE Employee Scholarships

As an institution of higher education, Calhoun understands the emphasis that an educated community can have on the local economy. To deliver the best product to our community, Calhoun is committed to provided venues for the faculty and staff to continuously improve and grow.

The Calhoun Community College Foundation is currently raising money to fund scholarships to full-time employees wishing to continue their education.

To be eligible, employees must be full-time, tenured at Calhoun prior to the year for which they request support, and have no record of employment performance warnings within in the last 12 months. Further, they must have achieved no less than a 3.0 GPA and no less than 12 credit hours toward the degree which they are seeking support.

Employees wishing to apply for a RISE scholarship can find the necessary form, along with the procedures, on the Employee website.

Application submission due dates:

  • January 1 for prior FALL classes
  • June 15 for prior Spring classes

Rise Scholarship Application