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Motiv8 Scholarship

Scholarships aren’t just for new high school grads!  Adults are returning to college now more than ever for a fresh start!

The Motiv8 Scholarship is for potential students ages 19+ who have not attended JWCC in the past 3 years.  Register on this form and share with us what impact a scholarship would have for you and your family.

*Part of the selection process involves a meet and greet on Quincy's campus.  Applicants must be available either Wednesday,  July 13 or Thursday,  July 14 for this.  

One recipient will be selected to receive up to 32 hours of in-district tuition*.  Scholarship can be used for career and tech programs as well as transfer degree programs.

Application period is open:  June 20, 2022 - July 10, 2022

Questions? Email Melissa Hess at mhess@jwcc.edu or text 217.290.2934.

*Scholarship is to be used for Fall of 2022 and Spring of 2023 tuition only and will be applied after other financial aid. Scholarship covers in-district tuition only- $170/credit hour; does not cover lab fees, program fees, online fees or books.

Note: Employees of John Wood Community College and their immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings, children, or in-law/step relations) are not eligible. Students currently enrolled, or enrolled within the last three (3) years, at John Wood Community College, part-time or full-time, are also not eligible.

Apply for the Motiv8 Scholarship