Scholarships at MCC
Friends of MCC Foundation Scholarships
The generosity of our donors allows MCC to provide numerous scholarships to students who exhibit academic, merit, financial need, strong leadership and service to their communities. See Friends of MCC scholarship details.
Other Scholarship Opportunities
Richard A. MAASS Memorial Scholarship
ASQ Section 1208 is now accepting applications for its 2014-2015 Scholarship Program. A one-time scholarship will be awarded to the selected Nominee of the Section Scholarship, from conforming entries post-marked by 24-March-2014. Go to http://www.asq-foxvalley.org/Leadership/OfficersandCommittees/Committees/Scholarship/Scholarship.htm for details and application
Started in 1996, the Global Automotive Aftermarket Symposium has quickly established itself as the leading educational event in the automotive aftermarket. All of the net proceeds of the Global Automotive Aftermarket Symposium are used to fund scholarships for students pursuing careers in the automotive aftermarket.
Deadline: 3/31/2014Details: http://www.automotivescholarships.com/more_scholarships.cfm
Volo Bog Scholarship Announcement
Each year the Friends of Volo Bog offers an Entering College scholarship and a Continuing College scholarship for $1,000 each to outstanding students interested in pursuing an environmental career. You may apply at http://www.friendsofvolobog.org/Scholarships.htm
Deadline: 3/31/2014Details: http://www.friendsofvolobog.org/Scholarships.htm
NIU Alumni Merit Scholarship
Go to http://myniu.com/discover/scholarships/ and check out several scholarships offered by NIU! Deadlines are February 3, 2014 and April 15, 2014.
Deadline: 4/15/2014Details: http://myniu.com/discover/scholarships/
Rotary District 6440 Vocational Scholarship
Scholarship grants in the amount of $1,500 each will be awarded to support educational programs preparing students for vocational or technical careers attainable with less than a four-year degree. Grants will be limited to an Associate Degree or equivalent certification program. For details and deadlines go to http://learn.woodstockschools.org/sites/default/files/teachinglearning/document/VocationalScholarshipApplication2013.pdf
Legacy for Health Scholarship
Applications are now being accepted for the Dr. Alma S. Adams Scholarship for Outreach and Health Communications to Reduce Tobacco Use Among Priority Populations. Check it out at http://www.legacyforhealth.org/get-involved/awards-scholarships/dr.-alma-s.-adams-scholarships. Deadline is April 30, 2014.
Deadline: 4/30/2014Details: http://www.legacyforhealth.org/get-involved/awards-scholarships/dr.-alma-s.-adams-scholarships
Advocate Good Shpherd Hospital Scholarship
This scholarship aids students majoring in a Health Care Professional field who reside in the hospital service area. Applications are available in February and the deadline for submittal of the completed application including current references, transcripts, and proof of acceptance into a Health Care Professional program is April 30th. Applicants are evaluated on the basis of attitude and desire toward education, leadership, citizenship, personality, and financial need. Go to http://www.advocatehealth.com/gshp/scholarships for more details and application. Deadline is April 30, 2014
Deadline: 4/30/2014Details: http://www.advocatehealth.com/gshp/scholarships
Hr Payrools Systems
HRPayrollSystems.net, a website managed by Lucerna, LLC is happy to award one $1,000 scholarship to a college student who has demonstrated scholastic achievement and a commitment to a career in human resources. Find out more at:http://www.hrpayrollsystems.net/hr-scholarship/
Deadline: 4/30/2014Details: http://www.hrpayrollsystems.net/hr-scholarship/
The Illinois Comm College Faculty ASC
The ICCFA awards up to six $1000 scholarships for the 2014-2015 academic year. To qualify, go to http://iccfa.org/
applications must be submitted no later than August 1, 2014
scholarship recipients will be announced in September 2014
Deadline: 8/1/2014Details: http://iccfa.org/
Scholarships Administered by Phi Theta Kappa
Phi Theta Kappa members have access to more than $37 million in scholarships, a benefit unmatched by other honor societies.
Illinois Real Estate Educational Foundation
The Illinois Real Estate Educational Foundation (REEF) awards scholarships to students of real estate and related fields of study at colleges and universities both within and outside Illinois.
ScholarshipExperts.com has been helping parents and student find scholarships and free college money since 2001.
Scholarship Search Resources
MCC also encourages you to explore outside scholarship resources such as private scholarships offered by employers, religious organizations, community-based organizations, foundations, companies, and many others.
We recommend the following resources to find various scholarship search web sites and more information on applying for scholarships while avoiding scholarship scams.
- General information about financial aid - www.collegezone.com
- Scholarships, loans, military aid - www.finaid.org
- Minority students/Bill and Melinda Gates - www.gmsp.org
- Early Childhood Program - www.inccrra.org
- Various divisions of the American Cancer Society offer students with a history of cancer a scholarship program to help them achieve their academic goals (800) ACS-2345.
- AmeriCorps has three programs of community service that require a ten month to one year full-time commitment and will then award an educational grant for schooling or replaying student loans (800) 942-2677.
- Cancer scholarships offer students and their families who are survivors searching for ways to afford a college education may receive some assistance by researching this website.
- Illinois Leading source for Scholarship Money
- Undergraduate scholarship
- Latino College Dollars
- Get Scholarship Updates at StudentScholarships.org In order to receive information about new scholarships that become available throughout the year you should Register for a Free Account. It's Fast and Easy. Go to http://www.studentscholarships.org/2014scholarships.php and follow the instructions.