Citizens Bank Future Optics Scholarship

Established in 2010 as a partnership between MCC, Rochester Business Alliance and Greater Rochester Enterprise, and with the financial support of the Citizens Bank Foundation. The purpose is to increase awareness of the Optics Industry in Western New York and grow enrollment in the MCC Optics Technician program.


1. Full-time or part-time students enrolled in a technician program such as OPT and ELT.
2. Minimum GPA of 2.5.
3. Preference given to students with references from leaders in the Optics industry.

up to $2,500
Optics, Technology/Engineering Technologies
Supplemental Questions
  1. Do you have any references from leaders in the Optics industry?
  2. Please provide a name and email address for a letter of reference.