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Beyond the Formula Endowed Scholarships

Beyond the Formula Endowed Scholarships

Beyond the Formula Endowed Scholarships Monroe Community College Professor Emeritus Bob Johnson and colleagues from the Mathematics Department started the Beyond the Formula Scholarship as a legacy of the Beyond the Formula Statistics Conferences held at Monroe...

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Christine Smith Memorial Endowed Scholarship

The Christine Smith Memorial Endowed Scholarship was established to honor the life of Christine Smith, an alumna of the MCC Nursing program. Chris was an experienced and devoted nurse who transitioned to nursing as a second career and worked in the Blood and Marrow...

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Coen Moore Memorial Scholarship for Nursing Students

The Coen Moore Memorial Scholarship for Nursing Students was established by the friends and family of Coen Moore, a 6 year old boy who battled neuroblastoma, a rare form of childhood cancer. It was Coen’s journey that inspired his mother, Kailey Hamilton ‘16, to...

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Family and Friends of Linda Curran '79

Linda Curran ’79 Memorial Student Aide Scholarship was established in 2013 to honor the memory of Linda Curran, an MCC alumna and long-time employee of the college. She touched the lives of countless students by acting as a mentor to the student aides employed in her...

Farash Foundation First in Family Scholarship at Monroe Community College

Farash Foundation First in Family Scholarship at Monroe Community College

Max Farash was a successful Rochester businessman and entrepreneur who immigrated to the U.S. with his family as a young boy. He started working in high school and went on to become one of New York’s biggest real estate developers, but never had the opportunity to...

Friends, family and colleagues of Pamela D. Korte and Deborah L. Seelos

Friends, family and colleagues of Pamela D. Korte and Deborah L. Seelos

In honor of the retirements of Pamela D. Korte and Deborah L. Seelos, please consider making a charitable donation to the Nursing General Scholarship Fund. Each of these colleagues has showed tireless commitment to Monroe Community College, the Department of Nursing...

Jane L. Garr Endowed Nursing Scholarship

Jane L. Garr Endowed Nursing Scholarship

Jane Garr established this scholarship in hopes that it will change the recipient as the MCC Nursing Program changed her life. Like generations of nurses before her, when Jane Garr ’68 graduated from Monroe Community College, she pledged to “endeavor to seek new...

Jean Willis and friends and family of Tim Karnisky

Jean Willis and friends and family of Tim Karnisky

TIM KARNISKY MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FOR FIREFIGHTERS To support deserving students and aspiring Firefighters as they complete their education in Monroe Community College’s Fire Protection Technology program and to provide a legacy in the memory of Tim Karnisky. ...

Juliane Marino Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund for Student Nurses

Juliane Marino Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund for Student Nurses

Established in 2010 to provide financial support to students in the Nursing Program at MCC and to recognize the outstanding care MCC nursing graduates provide in the community. The scholarship is in memory of Juliane Marino. Julia was a passionate lifelong learner...

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Lewis Tree Service

The Lewis Tree Service Scholarship honors the commitment and generosity of Thomas “Duke” Terry to Lewis Tree Service and its employees. It reflects the philosophy of Duke and the entire Lewis Tree Service family of giving back to the community and assisting those in...

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Margaret Wall Memorial Scholarship

To support deserving, adult students in Nursing and to honor the memory of Margaret Wall. Margaret was a graceful, kind, considerate a loving person and nurse who passed away on February 2, 2017 at the age of 94. The scholarship is established by her loving...

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Marilyn McCleary and G. Christopher Belle-Isle '67

Chris, a member of MCC’s third graduating class and director of the Career and Transfer Center (retired) and his wife Marilyn, a gifted painter who has worked in the fine arts for over 40 years, have a passion for helping students realize their education, career and...

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Mary P. Nolan Performing Arts Endowed Scholarship

The Mary P. Nolan Performing Arts Endowed Scholarship was established in 2016 to honor the memory of Mary P. Nolan, loving mother, sister, and friend and dedicated employee of Monroe Community College. This scholarship supports MCC students who share Mary’s passion...

Officer Daryl Pierson Memorial Scholarship

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 scholarship will support MCC students studying Criminal Justice and will honor and recognize Officer Daryl Pierson’s...

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Patricia and Matthew J. O’Connor, P.E.

Matthew O’Connor, Assistant Vice President of Economic Development and Innovative Workforce Services and adjunct faculty member in Engineering Science & Physics, and his wife Patricia, an elementary school teacher of English Language Arts for close to four...

Patricia Flynn Soltys '72

Patricia Flynn Soltys '72

Patricia Flynn Soltys Endowed Scholarship MCC alumna, Patricia Flynn Soltys ’72, established this scholarship in 2006 to provide incoming freshman with financial aid to help prepare them for their desired career in manufacturing, technology or business.

Richard A. Nasca Memorial Scholarship for Optics Excellence

Richard A. Nasca Memorial Scholarship for Optics Excellence

Richard A. Nasca was a passionate leader and dedicated volunteer working to advance the Monroe Community College Optical Systems Technology Program. A member of the MCC Optics Advisory Committee, Rick worked closely with colleagues and friends at the MCC Foundation,...

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Robert Strong Family Scholarship

Established in 2016, the Robert Strong Family Scholarship supports MCC students pursuing a career pathway through an accelerated or one-year certificate program. It was established in memory of Robert Strong, a Kodak retiree who believed in the value of...

Rochester McDonald’s Hospitality Scholarship in Memory of Richard M. Guon

Rochester McDonald’s Hospitality Scholarship in Memory of Richard M. Guon

To provide scholarship support for deserving Monroe Community College students in the Hospitality program with a preference for supporting a McDonald’s employee. The Rochester Operators McDonald’s Association Corporation (ROMAC) wishes to pay tribute to Richard M....

STAR Power Endowed Scholarship

STAR Power Endowed Scholarship

This scholarship was established to provide financial support for single parents attending MCC. The following astute, forward-thinking philanthropists lead the STAR Power Scholarship Initiative: Kathleen K. Bromley Essie Calhoun-McDavid Julie Camardo-Steron/...

Teresa C. Schottler Memorial Endowed Scholarship

Teresa C. Schottler Memorial Endowed Scholarship

Established in 2011 in memory of Teresa C. Schottler and reward outstanding student success at MCC. The scholarship seeks to support exemplary students with above average passion and academic performance in Hospitality Management.

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THE BERNICE AND GEORGE J. COURY MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

To honor the memory of Bernice and George J. Coury, who understood the importance of a college education. George had a very robust life: was a civil worker in the NAVY, an instrument maker, a valuable engineer. Both Bernice and George were in the peace corps and...

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The Borbee Family

The Donald B. and Kathleen R. Borbee Memorial Scholarship was established in 2017 as a permanent and everlasting tribute to Donald and Kathleen – loving parents of 11 grateful children and 18 grandchildren – who encouraged the pursuit of education and continually...

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The Frankie Valente Memorial EMS Endowed Scholarship

EMTs and paramedics are vital to every community. As first responders, it is their duty to have the skills and training to provide life saving aid to an individual during some of the most trying situations in their lives. These amazing people always put stranger’s...

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The Martha Maher-Garcia Memorial Scholarship

To honor the memory of Martha Maher-Garcia, former Director of Human Resources at Monroe Community College and champion of educational opportunities for Rochester women. The Martha Maher-Garcia Memorial Scholarship is intended to support deserving mothers as they...

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The Owen Schwartz Memorial Scholarship

Owen Schwartz never had it “easy,” but he didn’t let that stop him from living his best life. He persevered through challenges that would’ve deterred many of us to achieve a Star ranking in Boy Scouts, write for the school yearbook, and participate in...

Thiem Foundation

Thiem Foundation

The Alvin F. and Ruth K. Thiem Foundation have supported MCC Nursing students with scholarships since 2004. Their investment has helped more than 150 nursing students complete their education and successfully enter the health care community as highly skilled and...

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Tom & Kate Flynn

Tom and Kate Flynn established the R. Thomas and Kate Flynn Scholarship in 2007 in honor of Tom’s retirement as President. A major gift made in 2017 by Mr. and Mrs. Flynn endowed the scholarship to ensure a legacy of support for deserving student leaders at MCC. Two...

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Tony Lambiase, Jr. Memorial Firefighter's Scholarship

To honor the memory of Tony Lambiase Jr., a firefighter who graduated from MCC in 2000, and to foster further interest in the field of firefighting service.

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Vernita and Emerson Fullwood

Emerson and Vernita Fullwood set established the Emerson U. and Vernita Fullwood Scholarship to support Rochester City School District students demonstrating academic promise and/or financial challenges as they pursue their career and educational goals at MCC. Ideal...