The Betty P. Smith Endowed Scholarship for Returning Adult Students

Established in 2000 by faculty, staff and friends of MCC and Betty Smith ’82, an MCC alumna who was a returning adult student and became an MCC counselor.


1. Adult student (over age 25).
2. Full-time student (12 credit hours or more).
3. Minimum GPA of 2.5.
4. At least 18 MCC credits completed.
5. At least one more full-time semester remaining at MCC.

Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you a returning adult student?
  2. Do you plan to attend MCC full-time next semester?
  3. Please attach a typed essay of at least one page, discussing how this financial award will help you reach your educational goals.
  4. Letter of recommendation from at least one member of the MCC faculty or professional staff (advisor, club advisor, counselor, etc.)