Several scholarships are available from the MCC Foundation as well as from other outside sources. Students are encouraged to apply for MCC and outside scholarships. MCC scholarships are awarded in the spring and fall by completing the MCC Foundation scholarship application. Criteria and eligibility for outside scholarships may vary.
Scholarships With Specific Criteria
Following is a list of scholarships and awards available to MCC Students.
Please note that the scholarships and awards listed are subject to change.
Mickey Albrizio Music and Fine Arts Scholarship
Altrusa International, Inc. of Northeastern Connecticut
Business or Technology
Russell Bagshaw Memorial Scholarship
Gerry and Saul Berkman Culinary Arts Scholarship
Carl and Margaret Chadburn Scholarship
Eleanor and Ed Coltman Scholarship
Working class family/volunteer experience
Kristen DeBonee Memorial Scholarship
Student with a mental or physical disability
Thomas Godar Respiratory Scholarship
Respiratory Therapy Scholarship
Arthur Guinness Scholarship
John and Anastasia Hunchar First Generation Scholarship
First generation to attend college
Manchester Family Dental Scholarship
Health or Science field
JC Penney “Golden Rule” Scholarship
Student with volunteer experience
Frances Segal “Book Fund”
Female single head of household with financial need
Sports and Exercise Scholarship
Student active in sports
Marvin Strickland Scholarship
Manchester resident active in Athletics
Coreen E. Sumple Scholarship
Student in the Business or Liberal Arts programs
Linda and John Sutherland Scholarship
Funded by Cheney Family Fund, Hartford Foundation for Public Giving
Student in Liberal Arts program
John Tirinzone Scholarship
Student who has excelled in business, economics or political science.
Student must be graduating and transferring to a baccalaureate institution.
Thelma Edith Goldsmith-Valentine Scholarship
Business field/Criminal Justice
Richard Vizard Memorial Scholarship
These scholarships are awarded on the basis of need and or merit.
An Evening of Fine Wine Scholars Award
Jack Batura Memorial Scholarship
Alden Buker Scholarship
Betty Fry Memorial Scholarship
Greater Hartford Quilt Guild Scholarship
Shirley Gustafson Memorial Scholarship
Hartford Foundation for Public Giving Scholarship
Carol Ann Jodaitis Memorial Scholarship
Frederick W. Lowe, Jr. Memorial Scholarship
Nancy Lowe Memorial Scholarship
MCC Alumni Association Scholarship
MCC Foundation Scholarship
William J. McGurk - Rockville Bank Scholarship
NewAlliance Bank Scholarship
MCC Older Adults Association
Andrew and Anna Pac Memorial Garden Scholarship
Rockville Bank Foundation
SBM Charitable Foundation, Inc.
Ignace and Anna Songailo Scholarship
Stop and Shop Scholarship
MCC Students receive awards for outstanding achievement from several Divisions within the College.
Adults in Transition Program
Kathy and David Bavelas Math Award
Katherine Bourn Award-foreign language
Troy Clark Criminal Justice Award
Dr. George Ducharme Disability Specialist Award
Mario Fiondella Math Award
John Gustavson Writing Award
Zora Neale Hurston Anthropology Award
MCC Foundation Purchase Awards-Fine Arts
Hans Weiss Fine Art Award
Eleanor Weseloh Speech-Language Pathology Assistant Award
David Zimmerman –Celebrate Life Award
Below is a listing of scholarships from outside of MCC for which students may be eligible. Students should check the scholarship application to verify most recent eligibility and criteria.
SBM Charitable Foundation Scholarship
- You must be a United States citizen and full-time resident of Hartford, Tolland, or Windham County.
- You must have earned a minimum 2.5 grade point average on a 4.0 scale, or be in the top 40% of your class in High School.
- You must include a full copy of the completed Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or your valid Federal Student Aid Report (SAR) for tax year 2013.
- You must be applying to, or attending, a two or four year accredited college or university in Connecticut on a full time basis.
- DUE DATE: Applications must be hand-delivered or postmarked by March 31, 2014
Hartford Foundation for Public Giving Scholarships
Many scholarships are available through the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving. Use their Scholarship Directory to search for scholarships.
For additional information, contact: Endia DeCordova