Foundation Scholarships (S.E.A.L.)

OCCC Serve, Earn and Learn (S.E.A.L.) Scholarships

The OCCC Serve, Earn and Learn Scholarship Program offers OCCC students financial assistance in exchange for service to OCCC. The scholarships will provide on-campus educational service assignments for selected students. The assignment will be vary from seven to four hours per week for nine weeks per term (excluding the first week of the term and finals week). It's worth the time to apply!

Application Materials

Deadline:  This is a rolling application with
NO deadline for 2015/2016. Please check back as positions will be continually updated



Students may request a specific assignment; however, the final assignment will be based on an interview and selection process by the designated mentor. The assignment is specified below. Preference may be indicated by a 1 or 2 in front of the position assignment. Examples of S.E.A.L. scholarships are listed below. 

Current Opening:


President's Seal: This individual will be trained and become familiar with key facts about the college relative to programs, student involvement, events and history. The President's SEAL will serve as a student representative at external and internal events and will include limited public speaking.  They will be trained in Mascot etiquette and may serve as the mascot or the mascot handler at various events.  They will participate in promotional photographs for the college, either as an student or an mascot.  work may include miscellaneous office support to include photocopying, scanning and data entry.  Duties may also include light cleaning, organizing storage areas and campus errands. student should be able to handle information of an confidential nature.

Applications are rolling in!  
Applicants should indicate their top three SEAL position preferences, from the list above. 

The hourly wage is $9.50 x 6 hours weekly for 26 weeks. (Some exceptions to hours apply depending on positions.)

Guidelines for writing scholarship essays can be found here.

Seal time sheet PDF