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

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

The OCCC Serve, Earn and Learn Scholarship (S.E.A.L.) 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!


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.

* Facilities Aide: 

* Tutoring Aide : 

"General duties will include: Typing (35wpm). This position requires the ability to interact with individuals from a diverse background and socio-economic cultures. Work involves processing paperwork, phoning, answering phones, filing, photocopying, scanning and emailing, data entry, organizing office and storage areas, assisting students with tutor request forms and career planning worksheets. Duties may also include light cleaning and campus errands. The aide should be able to handle information in a confidential manner and will be invited to attend department staff meetings once or twice a term and will be working in the Tutoring Center as well as the Career and Transfer Readiness Center. " 

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.