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

Illinois Association of Aggregate Producers Education Foundation Scholarship

The IAAP Education Foundation Scholarship program strengthens the Illinois aggregates industry by promoting the education of worthy students seeking a career in the aggregates industry. Furthermore, this scholarship enhances the relationship between the IAAP and institutions of higher learning that are educating and training the next generation of aggregate industry professionals.
Deadline: 1/3/2020

Soroptimist International Midwest Region Virginia M. Wagner Ed Award

Are you a woman living in Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio or Wisconsin and seeking a baccalaureate or higher degree? The Virginia M. Wagner Educational Award was designed to help women achieve their higher education goals. Candidates are judged on the following criteria: Effort toward education Scholarship Extra-curricular activities Financial need General impression For information about applying for the Virginia M. Wagner Educational Award, please contact: Soroptimist International of Suburban Chicago: Diane Kegley,, (708) 865-0145, Amount of Club Award $500.00
Deadline: 1/15/2020

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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