Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship

The deadline for the JKC Foundation scholarship is Monday, October 31, 2011. Late applications will not be accepted!

 Online forms due October 31st:

  • Application
  • Parent Financial Forms (if required)
  • Recommendations
  • Uploaded forms–
    • High school transcripts, GED scores, or letter from home-school instructor
    • College transcripts for ALL college coursework
    • Applicant 2010 tax forms
    • Parent tax forms (required for students under the age of 30)

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarship –The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation awards scholarships to help students with exceptional promise and demonstrated financial need reach their full potential through education. Each award funds tuition, fees, and living expenses for two to three years of a Jack Kent Cooke Scholar’s undergraduate degree. To be eligible, a candidate must–

  • achieve sophomore status by December 31, 2010, or be a recent graduate of an accredited community college or two-year institution in the U.S.,
  • have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or better on a 4.0 scale,
  • plan to transfer to a full-time, four-year undergraduate degree program at an accredited college or university to begin studies in Fall 2011, and
  • be nominated by his or her two-year institution.

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarship Recipients from Westchester Community College

Graduate Scholarships (Open to Previous JKCF Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship winners). $50,000

  • Dwayne Kelly, 2010 JCKF Graduate Scholarship
  • Peter Tascio, 2010 JCKF Graduate Scholarship

Undergraduate Transfer Scholarships, up to $90,000

  • Lydia Chan, 2009
  • Fidel Malena, 2008
  • Ryan Catala, 2007
  • Dwayne Kelly, 2006
  • Sherice Hughey, 2004
  • Peter Tascio, 2003

For applications and materials, visit, or call 1-800-498-6478 for more information.

Questions? Email the Jack Kent Cooke Faculty Representative at