Our Opportunities

Welcome to MCC’s Scholarships Online website! The scholarships listed below are made possible by supporters of the MCC Foundation as well as departments and programs throughout the College. Click on the scholarship name to learn more about each opportunity.

To apply to any of the MCC scholarships, click the gold “Sign In” button to begin. You must have an MCC email address to be able to sign in and begin your scholarship application. You should use Google Chrome as your web browser.

Please note: Once you complete the General Application, you may be matched to some scholarships for which you immediately qualify. Most scholarships, you must ‘Apply to’ and take additional steps. Scholarships that are currently “open” can also be recommended to you. To see a list of these scholarships, select “Recommended” under “Opportunities.” You must click on “Apply to” and complete any additional requirements in order to be considered for these scholarships.

Our Fall 2022 Scholarship cycle is now accepting applications. Please complete your General Application for the 2022-2023 academic year and don’t forget to apply for MCC scholarships!!

If you are experiencing financial difficulties and are looking for help, MCC has other resources available.

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If you are applying for scholarships: Scholarships Online Applicant Training.

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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$400 "A Fund for Student Success" provided by The Wegman Family Charitable Foundation
Funded by The Wegman Family Charitable Foundation, MCC students who face...
Deadline10/31/2022
$1,000 Andrew "AJ" Sperr Endowed Scholarship Fund
Established in 2006 in memory of State Trooper Andrew “AJ” Sperr,...
Deadline10/31/2022
$1,000 Barbara M. and Robert H. Shaw Music Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2005 by Barbara and Robert Shaw to provide recognition...
Deadline10/31/2022
$1,000 Carl S. Hallauer Endowed Scholarship Fund for Criminal Justice
Established in memory of Carl S. Hallauer in 1998 by his daughter, Nancy...
Deadline10/31/2022
$750 CloudCheckr Endowed Scholarship in Memory of Michael T. Brice '13
Established to support students in Science, Technology, Engineering and...
Deadline10/31/2022
$500 Computer Information Systems Scholarship
Established in 2011 by MCC Computer Information Systems faculty and...
Deadline10/31/2022
$1,000 Daniel E. Lyons Memorial Endowment
Established in 1990 in memory of Daniel E. Lyons, former MCC...
Deadline10/31/2022
$1,300 ($650/semester) David Raymond Coates Memorial Scholarship
Established in 2000 by the parents of David Coates ’00, to provide...
Deadline10/31/2022
$1,500 Deborah Sak Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Established in 1996 by the Transitional Studies Department. Deborah Sak...
Deadline10/31/2022
$1,000 Dennis A. Pelletier Endowed Memorial Scholarship
Established in 2005 in memory of Dennis Pelletier, a devoted public...
Deadline10/31/2022
$1,000 ($500/semester) Deputy Galen J. Herren Memorial Restricted Scholarship
Created to honor Deputy Galen Herren, a member of the Monroe County...
Deadline10/31/2022
$2,000 Donald W. Holleder Scholarship Endowment
Established in 1986 by the local chapter of Vietnam Veterans to assist...
Deadline10/31/2022
up to $2,000 per year Ellsworth M. Statler Scholarship Award
Established in 1998 and funded annually by the Ellsworth M. Statler...
Deadline10/31/2022
$1,000 Erin Leigh Brooks Student Fund for Human Services
This special fund was established to provide financial help for needy...
Deadline10/31/2022
$1,000.00 Fisher Associates Scholarship for Engineering Excellence
Fisher Associates seeks to strengthen our community by providing...
Deadline10/31/2022
$1,000 Frankie Valente Memorial EMS Endowed Scholarship
The Frankie Valente Memorial EMS Endowed Scholarship is a permanent and...
Deadline10/31/2022
$1,000.00 Gavi Springut Scholarship
Established in 2019 to perpetuate the memory of our beloved son, Gavriel...
Deadline10/31/2022
$2,000 ($500 first semester and $1,500 second semester) Gene Haas Scholarship
Established in 2015 to help close the middle skill gap that exists...
Deadline10/31/2022
Variable General Applied Technologies Department Scholarship
General scholarship donations designated for the Applied Technologies...
Deadline10/31/2022
$750 General Hospitality Department Scholarship
General scholarship donations designated for the Hospitality Department...
Deadline10/31/2022
$1,000 General Law and Criminal Justice Department Scholarship
General scholarship donations designated for the Law and Criminal...
Deadline10/31/2022
Varies General Optics Scholarship
General scholarship donations designated for Optics which do not meet...
Deadline10/31/2022
varies General Visual & Performing Arts Department Scholarship
General scholarship donations designated for the Visual and Performing...
Deadline10/31/2022
$1,000 ($500/Semester) John Ganey Memorial Scholarship
Established in 2011 to provide academic scholarships to deserving HVAC...
Deadline10/31/2022
$1,000 Johnson Family Endowed Surgical Technology Scholarship
The Johnson Family Endowed Surgical Technology Scholarship was...
Deadline10/31/2022
Variable Juliane Marino Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund for Student Nurses
Established in 2010 to provide financial support to student in the...
Deadline10/31/2022
$2,500 L3Harris Technologies Endowed Scholarship for Women in Technology
Established in 2010 to support and promote women’s interest in...
Deadline10/31/2022
$2,500 Lauren Dixon Scholarship for Women in Business and Marketing
The Lauren Dixon Scholarship for Women in Business and Marketing was...
Deadline10/31/2022
Varies M&T Bank Scholarship for Advanced Manufacturing/Optics Degree and Certificate Programs
Intended for STEM education, specifically to support MCC’s ambitious...
Deadline10/31/2022
$1,000 M/E Engineering, P.C. Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2003 by Allen G. Casey, president of M/E Engineering,...
Deadline10/31/2022
$500 Magdalyn Cyganovich Memorial Scholarship for Paralegal Studies
Established in 2004 to provide scholarship support for students in the...
Deadline10/31/2022
$1,000 ($500 per semester) Marilyn and Chris Belle-Isle Fine Arts Endowed Scholarship
Chris, a member of MCC’s third graduating class and director of the...
Deadline10/31/2022
minimum of $1,000 Mary P. and John H. Koch Endowed Scholarship Fund
Established in 2008. An alumnus and dedicated employee of MCC, John H....
Deadline10/31/2022
$1,000 Mary P. Nolan Performing Arts Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2016 to honor the memory of Mary P. Nolan, loving mother,...
Deadline10/31/2022
$500 MCC Nursing Alumni Endowed Scholarship Fund
Established by the Nursing Alumni Association of MCC to help defray the...
Deadline10/31/2022
$1,000 Officer Daryl Pierson Memorial Scholarship
Established in 2015 to honor the memory and service of Rochester Police...
Deadline10/31/2022
$1,000 Optical Society of America Scholarship (Rochester Section) in Memory of Bob Novak
Established in 2015 to encourage deserving students to pursue their...
Deadline10/31/2022
$1,000 ($500 per semester) Ortho Clinical Diagnostics Scholarship
Ortho Clinical Diagnostics (Ortho) is a global leader of in vitro...
Deadline10/31/2022
$1,500 Owen Schwartz Memorial Endowed Scholarship for Students with Disabilities
The Owen Schwartz Memorial Endowed Scholarship for Student with...
Deadline10/31/2022
$1,250 Patricia Flynn Soltys Endowed Scholarship
MCC alumna, Patricia Flynn Soltys ’72, established this scholarship in...
Deadline10/31/2022
$1,000 Popli Design Group Scholarship Fund
Established in 2010 to support and promote interest in engineering and...
Deadline10/31/2022
$1,000.00 Professor Mitchell H. Redlo Commitment to Excellence Scholarship
The Professor Mitchell H. Redlo Commitment to Excellence Scholarship is...
Deadline10/31/2022
$2,000 ($1,000 per semester) Richard Barton Memorial Scholarship Fund
The Richard Barton Memorial Scholarship recognizes the contribution Mr....
Deadline10/31/2022
$1,500 Richard Zwitzer Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2012 in memory of Richard Zwitzer and support deserving...
Deadline10/31/2022
$1,000 Robert S. Brown Memorial T-TEN Scholarship
Established in March 2016 to honor the memory of Robert S. Brown, a...
Deadline10/31/2022
$1,000 Robert Zajkowski Music Scholarship
Established in 2008 in honor of Robert Zajkowski, a celebrated MCC...
Deadline10/31/2022
$1,000 Rochester Automobile Dealers Association Scholarship
The Rochester Automobile Dealers Association Scholarship will help to...
Deadline10/31/2022
Varies Rochester Hotel Association Scholarship
Established in 2005 by the Rochester Hotel Association in support of...
Deadline10/31/2022
$1,000 Sarah Bentivegna Endowed Scholarship
Established in 1998 in memory of Sarah Bentivegna who passed away in...
Deadline10/31/2022
$1,000 Sgt. Robert M. Skelton, Jr. Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Established in 1972 in memory of Sgt. Robert Skelton, a member of the...
Deadline10/31/2022