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Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarship

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Transfer Scholarship

The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation provides the largest private scholarship in the country to exceptionally talented community college students who have financial need. Recipients receive up to $55,000 per year toward tuition, living expenses, books, and required fees to complete their bachelor’s degree. Additionally, Cooke Scholars are welcomed into the thriving Cooke community and network, receive one-on-one educational advising, and are eligible for internship and graduate school funding from the Foundation. Students in any discipline may apply.

For more information regarding eligibility and deadlines please refer to the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation website or contact Abbey Jones at ajones@nvcc.edu.

Congratulations to NOVA’S Jack Kent Cooke Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship Recipients:

Current Scholarship Recipients


Past Scholarship Recipients


  • Faiz Adem
  • Reham Elsayed
  • Judith Obregon 


  • Taima Al-Iriani 


  • Francessca Raoelison 


  • Amanullah Waheed
  • Gina Edwards
  • Martha Gizaw 


  • Derrick Arthur-Cudjoe
  • Nooshin Bashiri
  • Shahrozia Imtiaz
  • Manisha Khatri

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarship Finalist Ceremony