International Student Scholarship: The CIE and HCC Foundation have established the International Student Scholarship to help academically dedicated F-1 international students achieve their goals. Three scholarships (one, $1000 scholarship and two, $500 scholarships) will be awarded for the spring 2018 semester. Eligibility Requirements: Student must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and have completed at least 12 credits at HCC. Preference will be given to students that show on-campus involvement and financial need. This scholarship is not available to students that are already receiving a scholarship (through their embassy/government or HCC Foundation scholarship). To Apply: Complete the online HCC Foundation application, submit an essay explaining why you should receive the scholarship (be sure to highlight any on-campus activities and/or financial need), and obtain one letter of recommendation from a member of the HCC faculty.