Scholarship Opportunities

Scholarships are a form of financial aid, and they are designed to help college students pay for tuition, fees and/or other expenses while enrolled in school to earn a degree or credential. Scholarships come from a variety of sources - colleges, universities, non-profit groups, private businesses, individual donors, alumni, fundraising, etc. They are awarded to students for a variety of reasons with various requirements. Below are scholarship opportunities we are posting on behalf of our employer partners and other organizations offering scholarships.

Cleco Power of a Promise Scholarship

The Cleco Power of a Promise Scholarship is available to students looking to enroll in CLTCC's Industrial Manufacturing Technology Program at the Alexandria Campus. Click here for more details.

Do It Right Scholarship

The Do It Right Scholarship is available to students currently enrolled at CLTCC and/or individuals who plan to attend CLTCC. Go to for more details.

Future Farmers of America (FFA) Scholarship

Graduates of Louisiana FFA are eligbile for a $500 one-time scholarship to Louisiana Community & Technical Colleges. Click here for more details.

Horatio Alger Scholarship

The Horatio Alger Career & Technical Education Scholarship will award up to $2,500 in scholarship funds. Students (ages 30 and younger) attending non-profit institutions (community colleges or technical schools) are eligible to apply if pursuing a CTE degree or certificate. Awarded students may request $625 for each eligible semester enrolled to be used toward eligible tuition and fees. Go to for more details.

Next Steps Scholarship

WorkReady U through the Foundation for the Louisiana’s Community and Technical Colleges is providing a way to help students pay for the Louisiana High School Equivalency (HSE) test in either English or Spanish.  The scholarship will provide financial support to test candidates that meet the eligibility criteria. Go to for more details.