Scholarship Information

Scholarships at MCC

Friends of McHenry County College 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

Columbia College Chicagoland Transfer Award

Calling all Chicago-area community college students!Columbia College Chicago is offering one full-tuition scholarship and 10 scholarships of $12,000 to eligible Chicago-area community college students who transfer to Columbia for the Fall 2019 semester. Each award is renewable annually.
Deadline: 6/19/2019

Independent Accountants Association of Illinois

Independent Accountants Association of Illinois Foundation is offering two $1000 scholarships! Deadline is June 30, 2019.
Deadline: 6/30/2019

MedEvac Foundation International

Children who have lost a parent or had a parent seriously injured in an air medical or critical care ground transport accident are eligible for financial assistance through the MedEvac Foundation International's Children's Scholarship Fund.
Deadline: 8/2/2019

IACCRAO Scholarship

IACRAO’s membership is made up of Admission and Records professionals from accredited post-secondary schools located within the State of Illinois. IACRAO’s primary functions are to educate its members, to promote professionalism and professional development for its members and to represent its members and their views through interaction with other professional groups. IACRAO is pleased to present these $500 nonrenewable scholarship opportunities. Scholarships are awarded in Spring. Deadline is August 31, 2019.
Deadline: 8/31/2019

Devry University Scholarships

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.

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