Maricopa Community College (Publicly Funded) District scholarships require applicants to complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Additionally, to qualify for financial aid, including scholarships, you will need to verify your lawful presence within the US.

We encourage you to apply for as many scholarships as you are eligible for by clicking the “Apply” button behind the open opportunities you qualify for. To submit an application for a specific scholarship, your general application must first be submitted.

You are also encouraged to apply for scholarships through the Maricopa Foundation (Privately Funded) by clicking HERE.

Our Opportunities

NameQuestionsDeadlineAwardActions
Disability Resource Scholarship at Mesa Community College
Must have a documented disability Scholarship Criteria: Minimum GPA of 2.5. Enrolled at Mesa Community College Demonstrated Financial Need
Must have a documented disability Scholarship Criteria: Minimum GPA...
  • Questions: 5
  • Deadline: 07/30/2015
  • Award: $0.00
5 07/30/2015 $0.00 None
Follett Scholarship at Rio Salado College
This scholarship will be given to a deserving student who has attained a minimum 2.0 GPA at Rio Salado for Fall 2015 if they have a prior academic...
This scholarship will be given to a deserving student who has attained a...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 07/31/2015
  • Award: Varies based on enrollment status
1 07/31/2015 Varies based on enrollment status None
Thunderbird Student Success Scholarship at Mesa Community College
Mesa Community College (“MCC”) is pleased to announce the Thunderbird Student Success Scholarship for incoming high school students and...
Mesa Community College (“MCC”) is pleased to announce the...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 07/31/2015
  • Award: $1000
0 07/31/2015 $1000 None
International Student Assoc. Scholarship at Phoenix Community College
Student who have completed at least 6 credits at Phoenix College and an active members of the International Club. Personal essay must describe how...
Student who have completed at least 6 credits at Phoenix College and an...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 08/10/2015
  • Award: Varies
2 08/10/2015 Varies None
Be a Leader Scholarship at Rio Salado College
Are you interested in mentoring young students while also receiving a $500.00 scholarship? Rio Salado students have the opportunity to inspire...
Are you interested in mentoring young students while also receiving a...
  • Questions: 16
  • Deadline: 08/11/2015
  • Award: Varies
16 08/11/2015 Varies None
Road to Student Success Scholarship at Mesa Community College
Mesa Community College (“MCC”) is pleased to announce the Student Success Scholarship for continuing students.* Please note, this...
Mesa Community College (“MCC”) is pleased to announce the...
  • Questions: 5
  • Deadline: 09/25/2015
  • Award: Varies
5 09/25/2015 Varies None
Follett Bookstore Scholarship at Estrella Mountain Community College
Student must demonstrate detailed EXACT financial need in essay question Must have a least a 2.5 GPA Must of completed at least 2/3 of all...
Student must demonstrate detailed EXACT financial need in essay...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Type and Amount Vary
3 Type and Amount Vary None
Nuclear Regulatory Commission Scholarship at Estrella Mountain Community College
Estrella Mountain Community College is the lead college in a five institution Arizona consortium (Arizona Sun Corridor-Get Into Energy Consortium)...
Estrella Mountain Community College is the lead college in a five...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $2,500.00
3 $2,500.00 None
Salt River Project "Get into Energy" Scholarship at Estrella Mountain Community College
Established by Salt River Project (SRP), the third-largest public power utility in the nation, the SRP Get Into Energy Scholarship is available to...
Established by Salt River Project (SRP), the third-largest public power...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500.00
2 $500.00 None
Greg Cavness Memorial Scholarship at Phoenix Community College
Student at Phoenix College who will be graduating by May 2014 or has 60 credits and will be transferring to a 4 year college or university....
Student at Phoenix College who will be graduating by May 2014 or has 60...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended Varies None
Dr. Matt O Hanhila Memorial Scholarship
Current GCC Athlete, program of study in Education or Math, must exhibit qualities of good sportsmanship and be a team player, 2.5 cummulative GPA,...
Current GCC Athlete, program of study in Education or Math, must exhibit...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1500.00
Ended $1500.00 None
Fall 2013 Engage Estrella Extended Program Scholarship at Estrella Mountain Community College
  • Questions: 7
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250.00 - $500.00
7 Ended $250.00 - $500.00 None
Mesa Community College for Student Involvement Scholarship
(6) $500 Scholarships will be awarded each semester. Two will be awarded to Red Mountain students (must be taking majority of classes at Red...
(6) $500 Scholarships will be awarded each semester. Two will be...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
3 Ended $500 None
Lyn Dutson & John Valpey Theater Service Award at Mesa Community College
Majoring in Theatre or related field of study (set design, costuming, lights, sound, stage or house management) Enrolled in 12 credit hours or...
Majoring in Theatre or related field of study (set design, costuming,...
  • Questions: 6
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
6 Ended Varies None
Fashion Program Scholarship at Mesa Community College
Applicant’s career goal should be in fashion. Applicant’s Program of Study should be Fashion Merchandising and Design (TEC) Applicant...
Applicant’s career goal should be in fashion. Applicant’s...
  • Questions: 6
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
6 Ended $0.00 None
Dougherty Foundation Scholarship at Paradise Valley Community College
The following are the requirement for participation in the Dougherty Scholarship Program: a. Unmet finanical need, as determined by Federal...
The following are the requirement for participation in the Dougherty...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended $0.00 None
Mesa Community College Mack & Bessie Burke Student Book Scholarship
This award is only applicable for a bookstore voucher redeemable at the Mesa Community College Follett Book Store for a student enrolled at Mesa...
This award is only applicable for a bookstore voucher redeemable at the...
  • Questions: 4
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
4 Ended $0.00 None
Dougherty Foundation Scholarship at Glendale Community College
Glendale Community College student with a 3.0 GPA; must be a US citizen and an Arizona resident. Student must have plans to transfer to an Arizona...
Glendale Community College student with a 3.0 GPA; must be a US citizen...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $1000
Ended up to $1000 None
Phi Theta Kappa Textbook Scholarship at Mesa Community College
Textbook scholarship ($250) to be awarded to five (5) students who meet the following criteria: Must be enrolled at Mesa Community...
Textbook scholarship ($250) to be awarded to five (5) students who meet...
  • Questions: 4
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250.00
4 Ended $250.00 None
Professional Staff Association Scholarship at Estrella Mountain Community College - Southwest Skill Center
The Professional Staff Association (PSA) is happy to be able to offer a scholarship for students attending the Southwest Skill Center. Must be...
The Professional Staff Association (PSA) is happy to be able to offer a...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250.00
2 Ended $250.00 None
Adair Scholarship for African American Males (Foundation)
The Adair Scholarship for African American males is intended to assist with the educational needs of African American male students who are alumni...
The Adair Scholarship for African American males is intended to assist...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
3 Ended $1,000.00 None
Colleen Doyle Scholarship at Gateway (Foundation)
The Colleen Doyle scholarship is for second year students attending Gateway Community College in the medical radiography program with a minimum of...
The Colleen Doyle scholarship is for second year students attending...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $371.50
2 Ended $371.50 None
Dora B. Dewey RN Graduate Prize at Mesa Community College (Foundation)
The Dora B. Dewey RN Graduate Prize will be awarded to one (1) Mesa Community College RN student. Preference will be given to a United States...
The Dora B. Dewey RN Graduate Prize will be awarded to one (1) Mesa...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
2 Ended $1,000.00 None
Dr. Larry Celaya Memorial Scholarship at Rio Salado (Foundation)
The Dr. Larry Celaya Memorial Scholarship is for students enrolled in a Rio Salado College Public Safety program that have a minimum GPA of 2.0 and...
The Dr. Larry Celaya Memorial Scholarship is for students enrolled in a...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
2 Ended $500.00 None
Dr. Nancy L. Miller Scholarship at Scottsdale Community College (Foundation)
Dr. Nancy L. Miller was a professor of sociology and counseling in the Maricopa Community Colleges District from 1966 until her retirement in 1999....
Dr. Nancy L. Miller was a professor of sociology and counseling in the...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
3 Ended $1,000.00 None
Dyane Elaine Holt-McGinnis Memorial Endowed Scholarship at Mesa Community College (Foundation)
The Dyane Elaine Holt-McGinnis Memorial Endowed Scholarship is for students majoring in Architecture or Computer Aided Drafting (CAD) Technology,...
The Dyane Elaine Holt-McGinnis Memorial Endowed Scholarship is for...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $605.00
2 Ended $605.00 None
Edmund Tang Memorial Scholarship at Phoenix College (Foundation)
The Edmund Tang Memorial Scholarship is given in memory of Mr. Edmund Tang, former Mayor of Peoria, Arizona. Mr. Tang Association Hall of Fame. To...
The Edmund Tang Memorial Scholarship is given in memory of Mr. Edmund...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
3 Ended Varies None
Energy Systems Design AutoCAD Scholarship at Glendale Community College (Foundation)
The Energy Systems Design AutoCAD Scholarship is for students pursuing a degree or certificate in a CAD technology program, who have a minimum GPA...
The Energy Systems Design AutoCAD Scholarship is for students pursuing a...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $950.00
2 Ended $950.00 None
Family Engagement Scholarship at Rio Salado College (Foundation)
The Family Engagement Specialist Certificate Scholarship at Rio Salado College will provide scholarships for students who are formally admitted to...
The Family Engagement Specialist Certificate Scholarship at Rio Salado...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250.00
2 Ended $250.00 None
Foundation General Scholarship (Foundation)
This scholarship is for students attending any one of the Maricopa Community Colleges or Skill Centers, have a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA and will...
This scholarship is for students attending any one of the Maricopa...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
0 Ended Varies None
G. E. & Florence McDonald Women's Basketball Scholarship at Mesa Community College (Foundation)
The MCC G. E. & Florence McDonald Women’s Basketball Scholarship is for a female student enrolled at Mesa Community College with a...
The MCC G. E. & Florence McDonald Women’s Basketball...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $530.00
3 Ended $530.00 None
Gladys M. Vail Memorial Scholarship at Glendale Community College (Foundation)
To be considered for this scholarship, applicants must fit the following criteria: I am a re-entry student. I am a single parent. I am a United...
To be considered for this scholarship, applicants must fit the following...
  • Questions: 7
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $600.00
7 Ended $600.00 None
James P. Hornburg Memorial Scholarship at Rio Salado (Foundation)
The James P. Hornburg Memorial Scholarship was created by the family and friends of James P. Hornburg to encourage and reward career pursuit in...
The James P. Hornburg Memorial Scholarship was created by the family and...
  • Questions: 5
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $460.00
5 Ended $460.00 None
Jesse Gelsinger Clinical Research Scholarship at GateWay (Foundation)
The Jesse Gelsinger Clinical Research Scholarship is for students attending GateWay Community College who have been formally admitted to the...
The Jesse Gelsinger Clinical Research Scholarship is for students...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
3 Ended $1,000.00 None
Jo C. Bennett Memorial Fund at Rio Salado College (Foundation)
The Jo C. Bennett Memorial Fund is for Rio Salado College employees attending one of the Maricopa Community Colleges, who has a minimum GPA of 2.5...
The Jo C. Bennett Memorial Fund is for Rio Salado College employees...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250.00
1 Ended $250.00 None
John Michael Milliron Memorial Scholarship at Mesa Community College (Foundation)
Below are the requirements for the MCC John Michael Milliron Memorial Scholarship: Minimum of 2.5 GPA Already completed a minimum of 24 credit...
Below are the requirements for the MCC John Michael Milliron Memorial...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $610.00
2 Ended $610.00 None
Jose and Martin Montemayor Scholarship at Mesa Community College (Foundation)
Awards are to be made to students that meet the following criteria: *Attending Mesa Community College *Completed a minimum of 6 credits *A...
Awards are to be made to students that meet the following...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $550.00
1 Ended $550.00 None
Judith F. Taussig Memorial Scholarship at Mesa Community College (Foundation)
The Judith F. Taussig Memorial Scholarship is for an international student who has completed a minimum of six (6) credit hours at Mesa Community...
The Judith F. Taussig Memorial Scholarship is for an international...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $750.00
3 Ended $750.00 None
Kendra Leigh Morris Endowed Scholarship at Scottsdale Community College (Foundation)
The Kendra Leigh Morris Endowed Scholarship is for Psychology majors attending Scottsdale Community College. One award is made per academic year. ...
The Kendra Leigh Morris Endowed Scholarship is for Psychology majors...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
0 Ended $500.00 None
LeRoy M. Gaintner Leadership Scholarship at South Mountain (Foundation)
The scholarship criteria for the Leroy M. Gaintner Leadership Award is as follows: I have a minimum 3.0 GPA. I hold an office in student...
The scholarship criteria for the Leroy M. Gaintner Leadership Award is...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $565.00
1 Ended $565.00 None
Marilyn Campbell Memorial Nursing Scholarship at Mesa Community College (Foundation)
The Marilyn Campbell Memorial Nursing Scholarship’s criteria is as follows: I am a graduating student at Mesa Community College I am...
The Marilyn Campbell Memorial Nursing Scholarship’s criteria is as...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $770.00
3 Ended $770.00 None
Penny Pierson Memorial Nursing Scholarship & MCC Nursing Faculty Scholarship (Foundation)
The Penny Pierson Memorial Nursing Scholarship & MCC Nursing Faculty Scholarship criteria is as follows: I have already completed a minimum...
The Penny Pierson Memorial Nursing Scholarship & MCC Nursing Faculty...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
3 Ended $500.00 None
PVCC College Success Scholarship (Foundation)
This scholarship will pay tuition and book costs for the one credit Creating College Success course (AAA115) or the three credit Strategies for...
This scholarship will pay tuition and book costs for the one credit...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
2 Ended Varies None
Rio Salado College Helios Education Foundation General Teacher Certification Program Scholarship (Foundation)
The criteria for this award is as follows: Student must have received formal admission into the Teacher Certification Program at Rio Salado...
The criteria for this award is as follows: Student must have received...
  • Questions: 4
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
4 Ended Varies None
Rio Salado College Helios Education Foundation General Teacher Certification Student Teaching Scholarship (Foundation)
The criteria for this scholarships is as follows: Student must have received formal admission into the Teacher Certification Program at Rio...
The criteria for this scholarships is as follows: Student must have...
  • Questions: 5
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
5 Ended Varies None
Robert and Laura Galloway Endowed Scholarship at Mesa Community College (Foundation)
To be eligible for this scholarship, you must: Be a graduating high school senior from an (Arizona) East Valley High School Be majoring in...
To be eligible for this scholarship, you must: Be a graduating high...
  • Questions: 4
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
4 Ended Varies None
Ronald D. Price Scholarship at Phoenix College (Foundation)
To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must match the below criteria: I am a United States citizen. I am an Arizona resident, as determined...
To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must match the below...
  • Questions: 5
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $990.00
5 Ended $990.00 None
Ronnie Felix Memorial Scholarship at Mesa Community College (Foundation)
The Ronnie Felix Memorial Scholarship is for an active participant in the Mesa Community College Men’s Baseball team who has a minimum GPA of...
The Ronnie Felix Memorial Scholarship is for an active participant in...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $630.00
2 Ended $630.00 None
Sherry Lichte-Baird Career Scholarship (Foundation)
The Sherry Lichte-Baird Career Scholarship award will be for a student who has come back to school for a career change in their life, needs...
The Sherry Lichte-Baird Career Scholarship award will be for a student...
  • Questions: 4
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250.00
4 Ended $250.00 None
Suzy Crescenti Memorial Scholarship at Paradise Valley Community College (Foundation)
The criteria for this scholarship is as follows: I am pursuing a degree in music. I have a minimum 3.0 GPA. I plan to attend Paradise Valley...
The criteria for this scholarship is as follows: I am pursuing a...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $730.00
2 Ended $730.00 None