Scholarships & Tuition Waivers

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With the help of generous private donors, Mountwest Community & Technical College offers a variety of student scholarships based on academic achievement, community involvement, leadership, area of study and financial need.

Spring 2017 scholarship applications are closed.  Fall 2017 applications can be viewed by clicking on this link.

For questions, please contact the Mountwest Office of Financial Aid at 304.710.3370 or


Tuition Waivers

Mountwest offers scholarships/tuition waivers for the following students:

  • Members of the National Guard (receive resident tuition rates)
  • Employee, employee's spouse and/or employee's dependent children
  • Children and spouses of law enforcement, firefighter, National Guard, Reserve or Active Duty military personnel killed in the line of duty
  • West Virginia residents at least 65 years old
  • High school graduates in foster care

Metro Tuition Waivers

A limited number of metro tuition waivers are available to incoming freshmen from Gallia and Lawrence county high schools in Ohio. Students must apply through their high school counselors.