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Financial Aid

Visit the Financial Aid Office at Northwest-Shoals Community College to apply for financial assistance or to obtain information regarding the cost of tuition and fees. You may email the office to request a financial aid packet. Remember to apply 4-6 weeks before you begin classes. A courteous staff is available to help you complete the forms.

Scholarships generally are awarded each spring to take effect the following fall semester. Additional aid is available through scholarships and outside sponsors for those who qualify. You may request a financial aid packet and admission information by submitting a form via email.






Northwest-Shoals offers a wide variety of Financial Aid in the following areas:

Federal Student Aid

  • Pell Grant
  • SEOG (supplemental grant)
  • Stafford Student Loans
  • Work-Study Program

Scholarships (Download selected scholarship application forms)

Other External Aid Sources


The NW-SCC Child Development Center has received a Campus Grant to help pay for the child care tuition of those students either receiving a Pell Grant or who qualify for a Pell Grant.  Students will be served on a first come, first serve basis.  Please contact the Child Development Center for more information.


Sources of Financial Aid Information

Financial Aid Offices Call Toll Free - 800 . 645 . 8967
Phil Campbell Campus Administration Bldg. (256) 331-6232
Shoals Campus Building 100 (256) 331-5364

NSF Scholarship Info - Shoals Campus

Dr. Ann Walker

Building 110 (256) 331-5358
On the Web Net Assistance
Northwest-Shoals E-Mail a request for a Financial Aid Packet.
Please provide a Postal mailing address in your E-Mail.
FAFSA on the Web Free application form for federal student aid.
Other Sources Additional Web sites providing assistance
and information regarding financial aid.
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