The Bernice and George J. Coury Memorial Scholarship

Established in 2017 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 champion square dancers. They deeply understood first-hand, the financial challenges that students often face and established this scholarship to help satisfy the unmet financial needs of deserving MCC students in a 2 + 2 program.


1.) Full or part-time students.
2.) Demonstrated financial need or merit.
3.) MCC GPA of 2.5 or 3.0 for continued eligibility.
4.) Preference given to students enrolled in a 2 + 2 program.