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

American Society for Quality

ASQ Section 1208 is now accepting applications for its 2015-2016 Scholarship Program. A one-time scholarship will be awarded to the selected Nominee of the Section Scholarship, from conforming entries post-marked by 2-March-2015. Go to:

Deadline: 3/2/2015

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


Kohl's Cares Scholarship Program

Nominations accepted January 30-March 13, 2015. Get Involved! It's easy to make a difference in your community. Find out how you can get started by visiting generationOn. You'll find project inspiration, instructions and in-depth toolkits that you can download for free! You can choose projects just for kids or perfect for teens. Nominations accepted January 30-March 13, 2015. GO TO: to download

Deadline: 3/13/2015


Jan Egerton and Don Smitley Mesothelioma Scholarship

Mesothelioma Help is pleased to announce the "Jan Egerton and Don Smitley Mesothelioma Scholarship." They are proud to offer 8 scholarships in the names of these two mesothelioma warriors. Go to: to read their stories and apply. Deadline is March 23, 2015.

Deadline: 3/23/2015


McHenry Garden Club Scholarship

The McHenry Garden Club awards Scholarships to McHenry graduating seniors pursuing study in the fields of landscape architecture, horticulture, botany, forestry, agriculture, or environmental science. Other fields of interests are given consideration if the applicant demonstrates interest in pursuing ecological fields of study. Applications are now being accepted for the 2105 Scholarship. Applications must be received by April 1, 2015. Apply at

Deadline: 4/15/2015


Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital

This scholarship aids students majoring in a Health Care Professional field who reside in the hospital service area. Go to: for application & details. Deadline: April 30, 2015.

Deadline: 4/30/2015


Henry County Soil and Water Scholarship

The Henry County Natural Area Guardians, a sub-committee of the Henry County Soil and Water Conservation District, will offer one (1) $500 scholarship to a college student presently in their sophomore or junior year at an institution of higher learning who is pursuing a career in the area of conservation and/or the environment. Deadline is May 4, 2015. Application PDF may be downloaded at:

Deadline: 5/4/2015


Veterans Mesothelioma Cancer Awareness Scholarship will be offering a $1,000 scholarship to students who are either seniors in high school or freshmen or sophomores in college. The scholarship is intended to help defray the costs of attending college. Go to: for application and details. Deadline is May 31, 2015.

Deadline: 5/31/2015


Chicago Injury Center's Annual Scholarship Fund For Disabled Veterans

Chicago Injury Center believes in helping those who have courageously served our country. Education has the ability to give those who have suffered a physical or emotional injury the ability to gain access to a society that they may be ordinarily shut off from without a sufficient education. Go to: deadline is June 1, 2015

Deadline: 6/1/2015


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.