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.

If you are a new, incoming student to MCC, there are scholarships available for you. Apply now!! Complete the General Application and don’t forget to click the APPLY button next to a scholarship in order to complete your application.

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

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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Starfish Scholarship Fund
Established in 2017 by Diane Shoger & Tim Coughlin to address the urgent...
Ended
$2,000 Suzanne Jacobs McKim Memorial Scholarship
To honor the memory of Professor Suzanne Jacobs McKim ’65, a member of...
Ended
$500 The Ann and Helen Laughren Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund
Established in 1991 through a bequest from Ann Laughren. ELIGIBILITY 1. ...
Ended
$1,500 The Babitz Family Endowed Scholarship
Created by Brenda and Paul Babitz, MCC Foundation president emerita, in...
Ended
Variable The Bernice and George J. Coury Memorial Scholarship
Established in 2017 to honor the memory of Bernice and George J. Coury,...
Ended
$1,000 The DiMarco Family Endowed Scholarship Fund
Created through individual and corporate underwriting sponsorship of the...
Ended
$500 The Don Beech ESOL Program Scholarship
To financially support students who are currently enrolled in or have...
Ended
$1,317.23 The Richard E. Gray, Sr. Memorial Scholarship
Established in 2010 in memory of Richard E. Gray, Sr., to support...
Ended
$920 The Women's Club of Webster Nursing Scholarship
Established in 2006 to provide an annual scholarship for an MCC student...
Ended
$937.50 Thomas C. Hetherington Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Tom Hetherington, an alumnus of MCC, devoted his life to the fire...
Ended
Varies Thomas T. Mooney Scholarship Endowment
Established in 2002 through the 13th Annual Salute to Excellence dinner...
Ended
$1,500 Tim Karnisky Memorial Scholarship for Firefighters
Established in 2014 to support deserving students and aspiring...
Ended
$1,000 Tony Lambiase, Jr. Firefighter's Scholarship
Established in 2005 by the Lambiase family in memory of Tony Lambiase,...
Ended
$3,000 ($1,500/Semester) Wentworth Family Endowed Scholarship
The Wentworth Family Scholarship was established by Timothy ’80 and...
Ended
$1,300 ($650/semester) David Raymond Coates Memorial Scholarship
Established in 2000 by the parents of David Coates ’00, to provide...
Ended
$1,000 M/E Engineering, P.C. Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2003 by Allen G. Casey, president of M/E Engineering,...
Ended
$2,000 ($1,000 per semester) Richard Barton Memorial Scholarship Fund
The Richard Barton Memorial Scholarship recognizes the contribution Mr....
Ended
$1,500 Andrew Pluta Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2016 to honor the memory of Andrew Pluta and his legacy...
Ended
$1,000 Anna C. Price Poetry Scholarship
The Anna C. Price Poetry Scholarship is given each year to a student who...
Ended
$1,500 Benarta "Bonnie" Glickman Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Created in 2002 by Philip Glickman, brother of Bonnie Glickman, to...
Ended
$1,500.00 Christine Smith Memorial Endowed Scholarship
The Christine Smith Memorial Endowed Scholarship was established to...
Ended
$1,500 Dawn and Jacques Lipson Award for Nursing Excellence Endowment
Established in 2013 to recognize and award extraordinary student nurses...
Ended
$1,000.00 Dilek Ogut Memorial Endowed Scholarship
To provide a scholarship to honor the memory of Dilek Ogut ’00, a...
Ended
$1,500.00 ($750 fall semester and $750 spring semester of the next academic year) Donald B. & Kathleen R. Borbee Memorial Endowed Scholarship for Business
The Donald B. and Kathleen R. Borbee Memorial Scholarship was...
Ended
$1,500.00 ($750 fall semester and $750 spring semester of the next academic year) Donald B. & Kathleen R. Borbee Memorial Endowed Scholarship for Human Services
The Donald B. and Kathleen R. Borbee Memorial Scholarship was...
Ended
$1,000 Dr. Raymond T. Ruff, Jr. Accounting Award
Established in 1995 by the Ruff family and the Business Administration...
Ended
$1,250 - $2,500 Educational Technology Services Endowed Scholarship Fund
Established in 2001 by the staff members, friends and supporters of the...
Ended
up to $2,000 per year Ellsworth M. Statler Scholarship Award
Established in 1998 and funded annually by the Ellsworth M. Statler...
Ended
$1,000 Finger Lakes Dental Care Scholarship
To support future dental hygienists as they pursue their education and...
Ended
Variable General Applied Technologies Department Scholarship
General scholarship donations designated for the Applied Technologies...
Ended
$1,000 General Hospitality Department Scholarship
General scholarship donations designated for the Hospitality Department...
Ended
Varies General Optics Scholarship
General scholarship donations designated for Optics which do not meet...
Ended
$3,000 Gilbert J. Hatch Endowed Scholarship Fund
Established in 2004 in memory of Gilbert J. Hatch, a respected business...
Ended
$3,500 Hope Rising Scholarship
Established in February 2022, to support the academic success of...
Ended
$1,500 Irene Kelly Mason Dental Hygiene Endowed Scholarship Fund
Established in 2010 through a bequest from Irene Kelly Mason who was a...
Ended
$1,500 Jane L. Garr Endowed Nursing Scholarship
Established in 1998 by Jane L. Garr ’68, an MCC alumna who became a...
Ended
$500 Jennifer Jaruzel Memorial Biology Department Scholarship
In 1996 the Biology Department re-dedicated their department scholarship...
Ended
$1,250 John L. Dougherty Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2012 in memory of John L. Dougherty to support deserving...
Ended
$2,000/Year ($1,000/semester) John N. Warren Memorial Scholarship Fund
Created in 2012, in memory of John Warren, an alumnus of MCC; funded by...
Ended
up to $3,000.00 Joseph W. Galasso Jr. Memorial Scholarship for Army Veterans
Established in October 2021 to honor the memory of MCC alumnus and...
Ended
$1,500 ($750/semester) Jyoti and Mahendra Nanavati Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2011 to recognize and celebrate the 75th birthday of Mrs....
Ended
$1,000 Linda Curran '79 Memorial Student Aide Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2013 to honor the memory of Linda Curran, an MCC alumna...
Ended
$3,000 Lucien A. and Elizabeth S. Morin Endowed Scholarship
This fund was established at the MCC Foundation’s 1992 Salute to...
Ended
$1,000 Marcia W. McDowell Hospitality Endowed Scholarship
Marcia McDowell, a professor emerita of food, hotel and tourism...
Ended
$1,000.00 Margaret Wall Memorial Scholarship
Established in 2017 to support deserving adult students in Nursing and...
Ended
$750 MG Car Club Western New York Centre, Inc. Endowed Scholarship Fund
Established in 2003 by the MG Car Club of Western New York to assist...
Ended
2,000.00 Robert "Bob" Novak Scholarship
The International Society for Optics and Photonics (SPIE) and American...
Ended
Varies Rochester McDonald's Hospitality Endowed Scholarship in memory of Richard M. Guon
Established in 2010 in memory of Richard M. Guon, to provide scholarship...
Ended
$5,520 Sadie L. Wilson Scholarship
Established in September 2021 to support students who are the primary...
Ended
$1,500.00 Sara Furguson Memorial Endowed Scholarship
The Sara Furguson Endowed Scholarship is established as a permanent and...
Ended