Scholarships at MCC

Manchester Community College is a college of opportunity. With its policy of open admission, all students - of any age - who possess the desire to pursue a higher education are welcome.

For many students, however, the desire to learn is not enough. Assistance in the form of scholarships can make the critical difference for score of students each year by helping them meet their financial obligations. If a scholarship could increase your chances of successfully completing a course of study at MCC, please see below for the available scholarships.

Available Scholarships

Below is a listing of scholarships available to eligible MCC students. Students should check the scholarship application to verify most recent eligibility and criteria.

MCC Foundation Scholarships

The MCC Foundation Scholarship program awards scholarships based on academic achievement, financial need, service to the college and community, or a combination of these factors. Scholarship awards range from $50 to more than $1,000 and are available for both the spring and fall semesters. New and returning students who attend on a full-time or part-time basis are eligible to apply for scholarships, and both degree and certificate-track students will be considered.  Learn More »

SBM Charitable Foundation Scholarship

The SBM Charitable Foundation, Inc. (“SBMCF”) invites scholarship applications for the 2017-2018 academic year from students pursuing a two-year or four-year undergraduate degree on a full-time basis at an accredited college or university in Connecticut. See the application for eligibility requirements and deadlines.
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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.


Financial Aid

The college’s Financial Aid office is an excellent resource for finding ways to help fund your college education.

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