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 ».

Vincent J. Vittore Memorial Scholarship

The Vincent J. Vittore Memorial Scholarship was founded by the BTB Foundation to honor the enthusiasm, humor and strength that Vince displayed during his life and for his love for family, friends and great journalism.
Deadline:  3/31/2020


Other Scholarship Opportunities

GFWC Illinois Federation of Women's Clubs

GFWC Illinois is a philanthropic organization dedicated to enhancing the effectiveness of its member clubs service to local and international communities; community improvement; and enhancing the lives of others through volunteer service.
Deadline: 2/15/2020

Women In McHenry County

Founded in 1976, the mission of Women in McHenry is to promote professionalism through meeting, mentoring and motivating; to promote growth of our organization, to bring services to other women throughout the county, and promote networking opportunities.
Deadline: 2/28/2020

Julia Stasch-IIE Scholarship for Refugees

The Institute of International Education (IIE) is pleased to announce the Julia Stasch-IIE Scholarship for Refugees. Administered as part of IIE's Student Emergency Initiatives, this scholarship opportunity will support students who came to the United States as refugees or have been granted asylum to complete their studies at a Chicago City College or Community College in Chicagoland.
Deadline: 3/2/2020

ILL Retired Teachers ASSC Scholarship

The Illinois Retired Teachers Association Foundation awards six $1,500 scholarships to incoming juniors or seniors in college that are pursuing a degree in education. Thanks to a very generous private donation from one of our members, Areas 4 and 6 each will award a second scholarship of $3,000. The eight winners were chosen through competition with other applicants from their own area of the state.
Deadline: 3/7/2020

RWC Memorial Scholarship

McHenry County RWC Al Jourdan and Geri Davis Memorial Scholarships
Deadline: 3/31/2020
Details: 2020ScholarshipApplication.pdf

Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital Scholarship

This scholarship aids students majoring in a Health Care Professional field who reside in the hospital service area.
Deadline: 4/10/2020

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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