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Divisional Program Awards

Lansing Community College offers Divisional Program Awards to new, currently enrolled, or returning students who:

  • Have demonstrated outstanding academic achievement
  • Plan to complete a one-year certificate of completion or a two-year occupational degree at LCC (Curriculum in applied arts, applied science, and business, may be found at Applied Degrees and Certificates.)
  • Whose primary objective in attending LCC is to seek education and the acquisition of skills needed to enter the work force or to advance in their current careers

The Divisional Program Award:

  • Covers a maximum of three semesters during a single academic year.
  • Up to $1,363 in LCC tuition and fees each fall and spring semester and an optional award of up to $427 for one summer semester (enrollment of least three approved credits is required)
  • Renewal each semester is contingent upon the recipient meeting all award renewal requirements listed below

 An award recipient must:

  • Be a citizen or permanent resident of the U.S.

  • Must be a resident of the state of Michigan.  For more information regarding residency requirements visit

  • Be a high school graduate

  • Pursue an approved approved LCC curriculum

  • Possess excellent academic ability in the area of study he/she proposes to pursue

  • Have a cumulative high school grade point average of at least 3.0 (new student) OR a cumulative college grade point average of at least 3.0 (currently enrolled or returning student)

Selection is based on:

  • grade point average
  • ability in the selected area of study
  • letters of reference, and a written personal statement

Award Renewal Requirements

  • Follow an approved LCC occupational curriculum.

  • Maintain a grade point average of 3.0 or higher

  • Successfully complete at least six approved credits fall and spring semesters

Financial Aid at Lansing Community College

Financial Aid Office
Gannon Building
2nd Floor - StarZone
Phone: (517) 483-1200 (option 1)
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