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Purple Pride Relief Fund - Emergency Financial Assistance

Purple Pride Relief Funding helps MCC students continue their education despite the economic challenges caused by COVID-19. If you're a currently enrolled MCC student experiencing financial hardship, apply for MCC's Purple Pride Relief Fund today. The amount of funds distributed is based on credit hours—so, the more classes you take, the more funds you could be eligible for!

Fall 2021 Awards Per Credit Hour

  • $750 Award – students registered for 3-8 credits
  • $1,500 Award – students registered for 9 or more credits

Apply for Fall 2021 Purple Pride Relief Fund

An award will be provided to eligible students for financial assistance to cover student basic needs to assist with items such as:

  • Tuition and fees (scholarship for past due or existing balance)
  • Course materials and books
  • Technology costs or tools to support the multiple modes of instruction
  • Housing needs
  • Transportation
  • Healthcare
  • Childcare
  • Loss of student employment
To be eligible for funding, students must have circumstances related to COVID-19 that prevent them from being successful in the classroom. Students can receive one grant award per semester if continued support is needed.