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. Complete one application to be considered for a variety of scholarships during the 2016-2017 academic year.

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.

Please note: Once you complete the General Application, you will be matched with scholarships for which you immediately qualify – no further action is required. Additional scholarships that are currently “open” may also be recommended to you if you meet the basic criteria. 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 next application period begins on September 1, 2016

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Our Opportunities

NameQuestionsDeadlineAwardActions
American Gas Association Scholarship
Founded in 1918, the American Gas Association represents more than 200 energy companies that deliver clean natural gas throughout the United...
Founded in 1918, the American Gas Association represents more than 200...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: $3,000 (up to $1,500/semester)
1 10/31/2016 $3,000 (up to $1,500/semester) None
Andrew "AJ" Sperr Endowed Scholarship Fund
Established in 2006 in memory of State Trooper Andrew “AJ” Sperr, fatally wounded in the line of duty, to defray the costs incurred by students...
Established in 2006 in memory of State Trooper Andrew “AJ” Sperr,...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: Variable
1 10/31/2016 Variable None
Barbara M. and Robert H. Shaw Music Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2005 by Barbara and Robert Shaw to provide recognition and scholarship assistance for a student demonstrating superior music...
Established in 2005 by Barbara and Robert Shaw to provide recognition...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: $500
10/31/2016 $500 None
Boylan Brown Endowed Scholarship for Paralegal Studies
Established in 2004 to provide scholarship support for students in the Paralegal Studies Certificate program. ELIGIBILITY 1. Bachelor’s degree or...
Established in 2004 to provide scholarship support for students in the...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: $500
2 10/31/2016 $500 None
Carl S. Hallauer Endowed Scholarship Fund for Criminal Justice
Established in memory of Carl S. Hallauer in 1998 by his daughter, Nancy Johnson, to provide assistance to MCC students enrolled in the criminal...
Established in memory of Carl S. Hallauer in 1998 by his daughter, Nancy...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: $1,000
1 10/31/2016 $1,000 None
Clara Levison '77 Memorial Scholarship
Established in 2014 to honor the memory of Clara Levison, an alumna of Monroe Community College who enrolled in the college as a returning adult...
Established in 2014 to honor the memory of Clara Levison, an alumna of...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: $1,000 ($500/semester)
1 10/31/2016 $1,000 ($500/semester) None
Daniel E. Lyons Memorial Endowment
Established in 1990 in memory of Daniel E. Lyons, former MCC controller. ELIGIBILITY 1. Must be a second year nursing student. 2. Good academic...
Established in 1990 in memory of Daniel E. Lyons, former MCC...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: $500
1 10/31/2016 $500 None
David Raymond Coates Memorial Scholarship
Established in 2000 by the parents of David Coates ’00, to provide assistance to students planning to enroll at MCC. ELIGIBILITY 1. Enrolled in...
Established in 2000 by the parents of David Coates ’00, to provide...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: $1,300 ($650/semester)
1 10/31/2016 $1,300 ($650/semester) None
Dennis A. Pelletier Endowed Memorial Scholarship
Established in 2005 in memory of Dennis Pelletier, a devoted public servant of Rochester and Monroe County, who served as president of the Monroe...
Established in 2005 in memory of Dennis Pelletier, a devoted public...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: $1,000
1 10/31/2016 $1,000 None
Deputy Galen J. Herren Memorial Restricted Scholarship
Created to honor Deputy Galen Herren, a member of the Monroe County Sheriff’s Department, who was fatally injured in an automobile accident in...
Created to honor Deputy Galen Herren, a member of the Monroe County...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: $1,000 ($500/semester)
2 10/31/2016 $1,000 ($500/semester) None
Doris H. Kevin Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund
Established by the Jack G. Lubelle Foundation to honor the memory of Doris H. Kevin, the niece of Jack Lubelle. Doris Kevin was a dedicated school...
Established by the Jack G. Lubelle Foundation to honor the memory of...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: Variable
10/31/2016 Variable None
Ellsworth M. Statler Scholarship Award
Established in 1998 and funded annually by the Ellsworth M. Statler Foundation in support of students in the hotel management/culinary arts program...
Established in 1998 and funded annually by the Ellsworth M. Statler...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: $500
1 10/31/2016 $500 None
Frances Hubbard Schenck Scholarship for Excellence in Nursing
Established in 1998 by Frances Hubbard Schenck ’88, an MCC alumna, to encourage educational effort and to ease financial hardship. ELIGIBILITY 1. ...
Established in 1998 by Frances Hubbard Schenck ’88, an MCC alumna, to...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: $1,000
2 10/31/2016 $1,000 None
General Applied Technologies Department Scholarship
General scholarship donations designated for the Applied Technologies Department which do not meet the dollar requirement needed for creating a...
General scholarship donations designated for the Applied Technologies...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: Variable
10/31/2016 Variable None
General Business Administration & Economics Department Scholarship
General scholarship donations designated for the Business Administration & Economics Department which do not meet the dollar requirement needed for...
General scholarship donations designated for the Business Administration...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: Variable
1 10/31/2016 Variable None
Gold Star Gala Scholarship Fund
Created through individual and corporate underwriting support of the MCC Foundation’s Annual Gold Star Gala. ELIGIBILITY 1. Demonstrated financial...
Created through individual and corporate underwriting support of the MCC...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: Variable
10/31/2016 Variable None
Harris Corporation Endowed Scholarship for Women in Technology
Established in 2010 to support and promote women’s interest in technology by funding scholarships at Monroe Community College for women in...
Established in 2010 to support and promote women’s interest in...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: $2,500
1 10/31/2016 $2,500 None
Jack G. Lubelle Endowed Scholarship
Established by the Jack G. Lubelle Foundation to honor the memory of Jack Lubelle. In his will, to insure that his spirit of giving would live on,...
Established by the Jack G. Lubelle Foundation to honor the memory of...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: Variable
10/31/2016 Variable None
Janet Buchanan Smith Endowed Scholarship Fund
Created by Janet Buchanan Smith in 2003 through a gift to the Building on Success capital campaign in honor of her son, an MCC...
Created by Janet Buchanan Smith in 2003 through a gift to the Building...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: Variable
10/31/2016 Variable None
Joanne D. & John T. Smith Endowed Scholarship Fund
John T. Smith ’71, longstanding MCC Foundation director, and his wife Joanne, established this scholarship in 2007 which was created through the...
John T. Smith ’71, longstanding MCC Foundation director, and his wife...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: $500
1 10/31/2016 $500 None
John Ganey Memorial Scholarship
Established in 2011 to provide academic scholarships to deserving HVAC students with a demonstrated commitment and interest in propane...
Established in 2011 to provide academic scholarships to deserving HVAC...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: $1,000 ($500/Semester)
1 10/31/2016 $1,000 ($500/Semester) None
Juliane Marino Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund for Student Nurses
Established in 2010 to provide financial support to student in the Nursing Program at MCC and to recognize the outstanding care MCC nursing...
Established in 2010 to provide financial support to student in the...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: Variable
10/31/2016 Variable None
Lena M. Gantt Scholarship
This scholarship was established to support students from the Rochester City School District to achieve their education and improve their...
This scholarship was established to support students from the Rochester...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: $1,000 ($500/semester)
2 10/31/2016 $1,000 ($500/semester) None
M&T Bank Endowed Scholarship Fund
Established in 2009 by the Monroe Community College Foundation to honor M&T Bank for their continual philanthropic support in scholarship funding...
Established in 2009 by the Monroe Community College Foundation to honor...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: $250
10/31/2016 $250 None
M&T Bank Scholarship for Advanced Manufacturing/Optics Degree and Certificate Programs
Intended for STEM education, specifically to support MCC’s ambitious effort to revitalize and strengthen Rochester’s advanced manufacturing and...
Intended for STEM education, specifically to support MCC’s ambitious...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: $1,000
10/31/2016 $1,000 None
Mary Lou Miller Memorial Scholarship Fund
Established in 2008 with a planned gift through the estate plan of Mary Lou Miller. Mary Lou was a professor emerita in the Nursing Department. She...
Established in 2008 with a planned gift through the estate plan of Mary...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: $500
3 10/31/2016 $500 None
Mary Porcari Brady Nursing Continuation Education Fund
The Mary Porcari Brady Nursing Continuation Education Fund will support MCC Nursing students taking specific MCC classes that transfer to BSN...
The Mary Porcari Brady Nursing Continuation Education Fund will support...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: Variable
1 10/31/2016 Variable None
Max Lubelle Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund
Established through the will of Jack G. Lubelle in honor of Max Lubelle and to assist students deemed to be in financial need and who could not...
Established through the will of Jack G. Lubelle in honor of Max Lubelle...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: Variable
10/31/2016 Variable None
MCC Alumni Employees Scholarship
Established in 2000 by MCC alumni employees to provide scholarships for MCC students who are children of MCC alumni employees of the...
Established in 2000 by MCC alumni employees to provide scholarships for...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: $500
1 10/31/2016 $500 None
MCC Nursing Alumni Endowed Scholarship Fund
Established by the Nursing Alumni Association of MCC to help defray the expense of education in the nursing program. ELIGIBILITY 1. Nursing...
Established by the Nursing Alumni Association of MCC to help defray the...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: $1,000
10/31/2016 $1,000 None
Monroe County Association of Chiefs of Police Scholarship
Established in 2006 by the Monroe County Association of Chiefs of Police to provide financial assistance to students enrolled in the criminal...
Established in 2006 by the Monroe County Association of Chiefs of Police...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: $500
2 10/31/2016 $500 None
NEW STUDENT: Time Warner Communications Scholarship Endowment Fund
Established by Time Warner Communications in 1996 to support MCC students who show academic promise and have demonstrated a drive to...
Established by Time Warner Communications in 1996 to support MCC...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: $1,000
3 10/31/2016 $1,000 None
New York Police Foundation Scholarship
Established in 2000 to provide assistance for family members of New York police officers who were killed or disabled in the line of...
Established in 2000 to provide assistance for family members of New York...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: $1,000 ($500/semester)
1 10/31/2016 $1,000 ($500/semester) None
Officer Daryl Pierson Memorial Scholarship
Established in 2015 to honor the memory and service of Rochester Police Officer Daryl Pierson, who died in the line of duty in September 2014. The...
Established in 2015 to honor the memory and service of Rochester Police...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: $1,000
1 10/31/2016 $1,000 None
Optical Society of America Scholarship (Rochester Section) in Memory of Bob Novak
Established in 2015 to encourage deserving students to pursue their A.A.S. degree in Optical Systems Technology at Monroe Community College and to...
Established in 2015 to encourage deserving students to pursue their...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: $1,000
3 10/31/2016 $1,000 None
Patricia Flynn Soltys Endowed Scholarship
MCC alumna, Patricia Flynn Soltys ’72, established this scholarship in 2006 to provide an incoming freshman with financial aid to help prepare...
MCC alumna, Patricia Flynn Soltys ’72, established this scholarship in...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: $1,250
10/31/2016 $1,250 None
Rebecca Glick Lubelle Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund
Established through the will of Jack G. Lubelle in honor of Rebecca Glick Lubelle and to assist students deemed to be in financial need and who...
Established through the will of Jack G. Lubelle in honor of Rebecca...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: Variable
10/31/2016 Variable None
Richard Barton Memorial Scholarship Fund
The Richard Barton Memorial Scholarship recognizes the contribution Mr. Barton made to his profession and seeks to support veterans interested in...
The Richard Barton Memorial Scholarship recognizes the contribution Mr....
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: $1,500 ($750/Semester)
2 10/31/2016 $1,500 ($750/Semester) None
Richard Zwitzer Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2012 in memory of Richard Zwitzer and support deserving students as they pursue a career in automotive technology through the GM...
Established in 2012 in memory of Richard Zwitzer and support deserving...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: $1,250
2 10/31/2016 $1,250 None
Robert Strong Family Scholarship
The Robert Strong Family Scholarship supports MCC students pursuing a career pathway through an accelerated or one-year certificate program. It was...
The Robert Strong Family Scholarship supports MCC students pursuing a...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: Variable
2 10/31/2016 Variable None
Robert Zajkowski Music Scholarship
Established in 2008 in honor of Robert Zajkowski, a celebrated MCC professor of music, to provide financial assistance to MCC students majoring in...
Established in 2008 in honor of Robert Zajkowski, a celebrated MCC...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: Variable
10/31/2016 Variable None
Rochester Automobile Dealers Association Scholarship
The Rochester Automobile Dealers Association Scholarship will help to strengthen the pipeline of automotive technicians into Rochester Automobile...
The Rochester Automobile Dealers Association Scholarship will help to...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: $1,250
10/31/2016 $1,250 None
Rochester Hotel Association Scholarship
Established in 2005 by the Rochester Hotel Association in support of students majoring in hospitality and working at a Rochester Hotel Association...
Established in 2005 by the Rochester Hotel Association in support of...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: $500
3 10/31/2016 $500 None
Salute to Excellence Endowed Scholarship Fund
Created through individual and corporate underwriting sponsorship of the MCC Foundation’s Annual Salute to Excellence dinner. ELIGIBILITY 1. ...
Created through individual and corporate underwriting sponsorship of the...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: Variable
10/31/2016 Variable None
Sarah Bentivegna Endowed Scholarship
Established in 1998 in memory of Sarah Bentivegna who passed away in 1997 and to provide financial assistance to a nursing department major at...
Established in 1998 in memory of Sarah Bentivegna who passed away in...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: $1,000
1 10/31/2016 $1,000 None
Scholarship Open Scholarships
Scholarships created through corporate underwriting sponsorship of the MCC Foundation’s Scholarship Open golf tournament. ELIGIBILITY 1. ...
Scholarships created through corporate underwriting sponsorship of the...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: Variable
10/31/2016 Variable None
Sgt. Robert M. Skelton, Jr. Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Established in 1972 in memory of Sgt. Robert Skelton, a member of the Monroe County Sheriff’s Department. Through this scholarship, Sgt. Skelton’s...
Established in 1972 in memory of Sgt. Robert Skelton, a member of the...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: $1,000 ($500/semester)
1 10/31/2016 $1,000 ($500/semester) None
The Alvin F. & Ruth K. Thiem Foundation Nursing Scholarship
Established in 2004 by the Thiem Foundation to support the nursing program at Monroe Community College. The Thiem Scholarship supports up to 25...
Established in 2004 by the Thiem Foundation to support the nursing...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: Variable
1 10/31/2016 Variable None
The Gateway to HVAC/R Program, made possible by Grainger, Inc.
Established in 2009 to develop and pilot a Transition to Technology program designed specifically to introduce and entice students into the...
Established in 2009 to develop and pilot a Transition to Technology...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: $500
10/31/2016 $500 None
The Krupnicki Family Scholarship for Excellence in Welding
Established in 2012 to show appreciation to an industry that has provided good livelihoods and career satisfaction to the Krupnicki Family since...
Established in 2012 to show appreciation to an industry that has...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 10/31/2016
  • Award: $3,600
1 10/31/2016 $3,600 None