Applicant must provide proof of participation in MCC's Special Needs Program. Applicant must provide a letter of recommendation from a teacher, instructor or supervisor at MCC. Preference will be given to a special needs student who is pursuing a certificate or degree, and is participating in the Special Needs Program at MCC. Applicant must demonstrate financial need as determined by the FAFSA.
The award amount is determined by the Finance Committee of the Friends of MCC Foundation Board of Directors. The selection is made by the Scholarship Review Committee and Office of Special Needs. The scholarship may only be used toward tuition, books (purchased from the MCC Bookstore) and fees (i.e., Registration, Course, Lab, and Technology). Adaptive equipment can be purchased outside of MCC, if not available through the MCC Bookstore.
Applicants must submit the following documentation: MCC scholarship application with signature and date; letter of recommendation from a teacher, instructor or supervisor; must provide proof of participation in MCC's Special Needs Program; must submit FAFSA and provide proof of financial need.
For more information, please call (815) 455-8721 or visit the Friends of MCC Foundation, A209.