Scholarship Information

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

NIU Alumni Association Scholarship

The NIU Alumni Association offers $2,500 merit scholarships to continuing college students who are enrolled full-time at NIU for both the fall and spring semesters ($1,250 each semester). Each applicant is eligible to receive only one Alumni Association scholarship per academic year. Watch this website for application:

Deadline: 2/2/2015


Illinois Association of Aggregate Procedures Scholarship

The IAAP Education Foundation will award up to four (4) $2,000 scholarships. These scholarships are a one-year grant. Students may re-apply in subsequent years. The Scholarship Committee reviews the applications and interviews eligible applicants. The application deadline is February 20, 2015 TO APPLY GO TO:

Deadline: 2/20/2015


ILL Retired Teachers ASSC Scholarship

The Illinois Retired Teachers Association Foundation scholarship is now open!! Go to for an application. Deadline is March 7, 2015.

Deadline: 3/7/2015


Devry University Scholarships

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. 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.