Scholarship Information

Scholarships at MCC

Friends of McHenry County College Foundation Scholarships

The generosity of our donors allows MCC to provide numerous scholarships to students who exhibit academic, merit, financial need, strong leadership and service to their communities. See Friends of MCC scholarship details ».


2019-2020 MCC Founding Faculty Scholarship

Three scholarships worth sixty tuition credit hours each at McHenry County College will be awarded in recognition of retired faculty members David B. Hill, John D. Konitzer, and Erwin Cornelius. Recipients of the Founding Faculty Scholarship will receive sixty (in district) credit hours of tuition at McHenry County College. Recipients must pay for their fees and books. Recipients are required to enroll in at least twelve credit hours per semester (fall and spring) at MCC, earned a minimum of a 2.50 high school or MCC GPA, as well as complete other requirements as listed on the application. Students of all ages are welcome to apply.
Deadline:  1/31/2019

Details: 2019_2020_mffs_application.pdf


2019-2020 MCC Board of Trustees Scholarship

The Board of Trustees Scholarship will be awarded to qualified individuals based on academic achievement, extracurricular activities, and community involvement. Recipients must be McHenry County College in-district high school graduates from December 2018 to June 2019. Recipients of the Board of Trustees Scholarship will receive sixty (in district) credit hours of tuition at McHenry County College. Recipients must pay for their fees and books. Recipients are required to enroll in a least twelve credit hours per semester (fall and spring) at MCC, earned a minimum of a 3.0 high school GPA, as well as complete other requirements as listed on the application.
Deadline:  1/31/2019

Details: 2019_2020_bot_application.pdf


2019-2020 MCC Presidential Talent Scholarship

Recipients of the Presidential Talent Scholarship will receive sixty (in district) credit hours of tuition, fees, and books at MCC. Recipients are required to enroll in at least twelve credit hours per semester (fall and spring) at MCC, earned a minimum of a 3.60 high school GPA, commit to represent MCC each semester (fall and spring) as well as complete other requirements as listed on this application.
Deadline:  1/31/2019

Details: 20192020PTSAPPLICATION.pdf


Other Scholarship Opportunities

IACAC Transfer Scholarship

Illinois Association for College Admission Counseling Spring 2019 Transfer Scholarship Eligibility -Have completed a minimum of 36 semester hours at an Illinois community college -Have a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA from all institutions attended -Be an applicant to an IACAC member four-year institution -Submit the IACAC Transfer Scholarship Application by December 3, 2018.
Deadline: 12/3/2018
Details: https://www.iacac.org/transfer-scholarship/


Illinois Association of Aggregate Producers Education Foundation Scholarship

The IAAP Education Foundation Scholarship program strengthens the Illinois aggregates industry by promoting the education of worthy students seeking a career in the aggregates industry. Furthermore, this scholarship enhances the relationship between the IAAP and institutions of higher learning that are educating and training the next generation of aggregate industry professionals. Go to: http://iaap-aggregates.org/education.htm for application. Deadline January 4, 2019.
Deadline: 1/4/2019
Details: http://iaap-aggregates.org/education.htm


Devry University Scholarships

Illinois Real Estate Educational Foundation

The Illinois Real Estate Educational Foundation (REEF) awards scholarships to students of real estate and related fields of study at colleges and universities both within and outside Illinois.

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Scholarship Search Resources

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