Apply for an LCC Foundation Scholarship

Scholarship applications for the 2023-24 academic year are closed. The application deadline was
March 2, 2023. Applications open each year in January for the following academic year (September).

Learn about additional scholarship opportunities and resources

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1. Scholarship Application Instructions.

2023-24 Scholarship Application Instructions. These instructions contain important information to help you with your application. 2023-24 Instrucciones de solicitud de beca 2023-24 en español.

English as a Second Language students, call (541) 463-5253, if you need language assistance with the application.

To request this information in an alternate format, please contact the Center for Accessible Resources at (541) 463-5150 or

2. Before you start your scholarship application.

Apply for admissions Getting Started at Lane. If you have never attended Lane before, it has been more than a year since you last attended, or you were a College Now/RTEC student, you must complete an admission or readmission application.  You will need to do this to receive your L-Number and student Gmail account.

Lane Student ID # (also called L-Number). Required for all applicants. This may take several business days after you complete your online admission.

Lane student Gmail account. Required for all applicants. Shed: Student HelpDesk - Article on how to claim and activate your student email account. You cannot submit a scholarship application without a Lane student email ending in

Unofficial copies of your transcripts saved as PDF files. Required for all applicants. Failure to provide transcripts will disqualify your application. Uploading transcripts in file formats other than PDF will also disqualify your application. Transcript requests, including the GED, may take time to process, allow sufficient time for this. MyGradPlan does not qualify as a Lane transcript. Paper copies of documents will not be accepted. Read the Scholarship Application Instructions for detailed information.

Transcript file names should be saved without any special characters or spaces. We recommend using this format to avoid problems with uploading your PDF file. Examples: JohnsonMHighSchoolTranscript  JohnsonMLCCtranscript

Identify a college major for the LCC Foundation Scholarship Application.

Majors on this list will be used to match you with scholarships you might qualify for. This simplified list has been created specifically for the LCC Foundation Scholarship Application and will differ from the more extensive list of majors in the LCC catalog listings.

 Essay questions for the 2023-24 scholarship application

Apply for FAFSA (required for some, but not all scholarships).

Students may apply for nursing, other health care professions, culinary and hospitality scholarships if they plan to be in the program in the fall. We will verify acceptance into the program when we are awarding scholarships.

3. Scholarship applications for the 2023-24 academic year are closed. The application deadline was March 2, 2023.

Applications open in January of each year for the following academic year (September).

Students who applied for LCC Foundation scholarships in a previous year will use the "Sign In" button to log in with their Lane issued email and the password they originally created. If the student does not remember this password, they should click "Trouble signing in" and then "Recover Password". Only students who have never created an account should select the "Sign Up" button. When creating an account, users will be required to create a unique password specifically for the scholarship application.

Helpful Application Tips

  • Browsers: Current or recent major releases of the following browsers are recommended when applying for LCC Foundation Scholarships: Microsoft Edge, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox or Apple Safari. (Updated 11/07/2018).
  • You may continue to update your scholarship application until the deadline.
  • Shed: Student HelpDesk - How to claim and activate your student email account.
  • SHed: Student HelpDesk - How to print or save your LCC transcript as a PDF.
  • Questions? Send an email that includes Full Name and Application Question in the subject line to Someone will try to get back to you as soon as possible. If you wait until the scholarship deadline, it is very unlikely you will get a response in time to complete your application. We cannot make any exceptions for students who do not have a complete application submitted by the scholarship deadline.
  • If you forgot your password or did not receive your confirmation email. Click "Trouble Signing In" and then "Resend Confirmation" or "Recover Password".

Useful Resources on the Lane Community College Website

Other Helpful Information

LCC Foundation Scholarship Exception Request

Foundation Scholarships are disbursed beginning the second Thursday of each term as long as students continue to meet the scholarship eligibility requirements and maintain satisfactory academic progress. Complete the LCC Foundation Exception Request form if you have special circumstances that may impact your eligibility.

What Happens After The Scholarship Deadline?

I applied for a LCC Foundation scholarship. What happens next?

Information Changed?

Updating your contact information in ExpressLane/myLane does not update our LCC Foundation records.

If your email address, home address, or phone number changes, please notify us by sending an email to:

LCC Foundation Scholarship Contact

For assistance with scholarship questions, send an email to the Scholarship Coordinator at: Current Lane students should use their Lane issued email and include their student L Number.

Please do not wait until the scholarship deadline to send questions about the scholarship application, there may not be sufficient time to respond to every inquiry at that time.