MUSCLE SHOALS & PHIL CAMPBELL, ALA. — Northwest Shoals Community College (NWSCC) is offering students, who have not been enrolled at NWSCC since the 2019 fall semester or earlier, an opportunity to start back to college this summer tuition free. The priority deadline to apply for the scholarship is May 15, 2021.

“We hope this will encourage those that had college aspirations prior to the pandemic to enroll back in college,” said NWSCC Assistant Dean, Dr. Crystal Reed. “Those not receiving federal aid will qualify for the tuition free scholarship if they meet the eligibility requirements.”

This last dollar scholarship pays for tuition up to 12 credit hours for the 2021 summer semester. To be eligible, students must meet the below requirements:

  • Not enrolled at NWSCC since the 2019 fall semester or earlier
  • Minimum 2.0 GPA on all college coursework
  • Has successfully completed 12 credit hours at NWSCC
  • US Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Must attend required mentor meetings
  • Completed Application (Priority deadline: May 15, 2021)
  • Completed 2020-2021 FAFSA

If you meet the above requirements, visit to apply for the scholarship. For more information, please email or call 256-331-8010.