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 Spring 2022 scholarship cycle has come to an end. The only scholarships currently available are our NEW STUDENT scholarships for new, incoming students. We will offer all students the opportunity to apply for scholarships again on September 1, 2022

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.

If you are faculty/staff and Review our applicants: Scholarships Online Reviewer Training.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$1,000 ($500/semester) NEW STUDENT: "MCC Scholars" funded by the Alvin F. and Ruth K. Thiem Foundation
The Alvin F. and Ruth K. Thiem Foundation traditionally give the college...
Deadline08/15/2022
$1,000 ($500/semester) NEW STUDENT: Bausch & Lomb Endowment Fund
Established in 1987 by Bausch & Lomb to provide financial assistance for...
Deadline08/15/2022
minimum of $1,000.00 NEW STUDENT: Cornell/Weinstein Family Foundation Endowed Scholarship
The Cornell/Weinstein Family Foundation Endowed Scholarship honors the...
Deadline08/15/2022
$7,000.00 NEW STUDENT: East High Optics Scholarship
Advanced manufacturing, specifically the optics industry, continues to...
Deadline08/15/2022
$1,425.00 NEW STUDENT: Eastridge High School "AVID" Scholarship for Academic Excellence
AVID stands for Advancement Via Individual Determination. AVID is a...
Deadline08/15/2022
$1,000.00 NEW STUDENT: Genesee Brewers' Endowed Scholarship Fund
Established in 2017 to create a partnership between the northeast...
Deadline08/15/2022
$5,000 NEW STUDENT: Horkheimer Family Memorial Scholarship
Established in July 2021 to honor the memories of James and John...
Deadline08/15/2022
$2,500 ($1,250/Semester) NEW STUDENT: L3Harris Technologies Endowed Scholarship for Women in Technology
Established in 2010 to support and promote women’s interest in...
Deadline08/15/2022
Varies NEW STUDENT: M.L. Navrat Endowed Scholarship Fund
This scholarship was established through a bequest for graduates of any...
Deadline08/15/2022
$500/Semester (up to four semesters) NEW STUDENT: Urban League Black Scholarships in memory of Annette Rouse
For current African American high school seniors planning to attend MCC...
Deadline08/15/2022
$1,000 NEW STUDENT: Charles H. Speirs Endowed Scholarship Fund
Created in 2009 by Charles Speirs, professor emeritus of the MCC...
Deadline08/15/2022
Full, Half, Quarter Scholarships (amount based on current tuition cost) NEW STUDENT: David W. Stewart Presidential Endowed Scholarship for Academic Excellence
Established in 2005 through a bequest of David W. Stewart, it rewards...
Deadline08/15/2022
$1,000 NEW STUDENT: Dominic P. Montulli Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund
Established in 2005 in memory of Dominic Montulli ‘64, a member of MCC’s...
Deadline08/15/2022
Variable NEW STUDENT: Empire State Diversity Honors Scholarship
Established in 1992 for students from a broad range of backgrounds who...
Deadline08/15/2022
Full, Half, Quarter Scholarships (amount based on current tuition cost) NEW STUDENT: Howard Konar Presidential Endowed Scholarship for Academic Excellence
Howard Konar, current MCC Foundation director and college trustee,...
Deadline08/15/2022
$1,000 ($500/semester) NEW STUDENT: Lena M. Gantt Scholarship
This scholarship was established to support students from the Rochester...
Deadline08/15/2022
$1,000.00 NEW STUDENT: Lewis Tree Service Scholarship
The Lewis Tree Service Scholarship honors the commitment and generosity...
Deadline08/15/2022
Full, Half, Quarter Scholarships (amount based on current tuition cost) NEW STUDENT: Marcia W. McDowell Presidential Endowed Scholarship for Academic Excellence
Marcia W. McDowell, professor emerita of food, hotel and tourism...
Deadline08/15/2022
minimum of $1,000 NEW STUDENT: Mary P. and John H. Koch Endowed Scholarship Fund
Established in 2008. An alumnus and dedicated employee of MCC, John H....
Deadline08/15/2022
$500/Semester (up to four semesters) NEW STUDENT: Monroe Community College Scholarship for Hispanic Students
Established in 2008 by the Ibero-American Action League to provide...
Deadline08/15/2022
Full tuition NEW STUDENT: The Mary and Ted Freeman Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2009 to honor Mary and Ted Freeman. The scholarship was...
Deadline08/15/2022
$1,000 ($500/Semester) NEW STUDENT: Time Warner Communications Scholarship Endowment Fund
Established by Time Warner Communications in 1996 to support MCC...
Deadline08/15/2022
$3,000 ($1,500/Semester) NEW STUDENT: Wentworth Family Endowed Scholarship
The Wentworth Family Scholarship was established by Timothy ’80 and...
Deadline08/15/2022
Minimum of $1,000 NEW STUDENT: Young Women's College Prep Scholarship
Young Women’s College Prep (YWCP) offers young women from the City of...
Deadline08/15/2022
$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
$300/Year NEW STUDENT: John Gmitter Scholarship
Established in 2007. A 1992 alumnus, John dedicated his $30,000 in...
Ended
Variable Genesee Brewers' Scholarship Fund
Established in 2017 to create a partnership between the northeast...
Ended
$3,000.00 ($1,000 per semester) American Gas Association Scholarship for Engineering Technologies
Founded in 1918, the American Gas Association represents more than 200...
Ended
$1,000.00 NEW STUDENT: Diedrea D. Tisdale Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2016, in memory of Diedrea D. Tisdale to support the...
Ended
Variable Genesee Brewers' Scholarship Fund
Established in 2017 to create a partnership between the northeast...
Ended
$3,500 ($1,750/semester) NEW STUDENT: Pamela and Kenneth Hines Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2015 to support students who graduate from a school...
Ended
$1,000 ($500/semester) Lena M. Gantt Scholarship
This scholarship was established to support students from the Rochester...
Ended
Variable M.L. Navrat Endowed Scholarship Fund
This scholarship was established through a bequest for graduates of any...
Ended
$1,000.00 Marilyn and Chris Belle-Isle Fine Arts Endowed Scholarship
Chris, a member of MCC’s third graduating class and director of the...
Ended
$500 - $1,000/Semester Monroe Community College Foundation IBERO-American Action League Scholarship
Established in 2008 by the Ibero-American Action League to provide...
Ended
Varies Time Warner Communications Scholarship Endowment Fund
Established by Time Warner Communications in 1996 to support MCC...
Ended
$500 - $1,000/Semester Urban League Black Scholarships in memory of Annette Rouse
For second year MCC African American students who received the...
Ended
$1,000 R. Thomas and Kate Flynn Endowed Scholarship for Student Leaders
The R. Thomas and Kate Flynn Scholarship was established in 2007 with...
Ended
$1,000 The Donald F. & Maxine B. Davison Foundation Scholarship
Established in 2007 by the Donald and Maxine Davison Foundation to...
Ended
$1,000 Carmela and Antonio Conte Memorial Scholarship
Established in 2013 to support single mothers as they pursue their...
Ended
$1,000 Frankie Valente Memorial EMS Endowed Scholarship
The Frankie Valente Memorial EMS Endowed Scholarship is a permanent and...
Ended
$1,500 American Gas Association Scholarship in HVAC
Founded in 1918, the American Gas Association represents more than 200...
Ended
$1,000 Andrew "AJ" Sperr Endowed Scholarship Fund
Established in 2006 in memory of State Trooper Andrew “AJ” Sperr,...
Ended
$1,000 Barbara M. and Robert H. Shaw Music Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2005 by Barbara and Robert Shaw to provide recognition...
Ended
$2,000 Bridgestone/Firestone Corporation Scholarship
Established in 2001 by Firestone to provide scholarships for students...
Ended
$0.00 Cannon Industries Men and Women of Excellence Scholarship
Men of Excellence (MOE) and Women of Excellence (WOE) is an experience...
Ended
$1,000 Carl S. Hallauer Endowed Scholarship Fund for Criminal Justice
Established in memory of Carl S. Hallauer in 1998 by his daughter, Nancy...
Ended
$1,000.00 CloudCheckr Endowed Scholarship in Memory of Michael T. Brice '13
Established to support students in Science, Technology, Engineering and...
Ended
$1,000.00 Crime Stoppers First Responder Scholarship for Law and Criminal Justice at MCC
Established in 2017 to provide scholarship support for students in the...
Ended
$750 Daniel E. Lyons Memorial Endowment
Established in 1990 in memory of Daniel E. Lyons, former MCC...
Ended