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The application period for MCCC Foundation scholarships is open! Students planning to attend Mercer County Community College in Fall 2021 may be eligible for one or more of our scholarships. Scholarships are also available for graduating MCCC students (and those who graduated in Dec. 2020).

Important Application Deadlines:

2021-2022 Academic Year Scholarships: May 29, 2021

  • Who is eligible? Any student who will be attending MCCC in fall 2021.

Graduation Scholarships: March 26, 2021

  • Who is eligible? Any student who graduated from MCCC in Dec. 2020 or will be graduating in May 2021 or Aug. 2021

To apply for a scholarshipclick here.

MCCC Foundation Scholarship Application Tips:

  • It’s user friendly — you have mobile access from your phone, tablet, or iPad.
  • Complete one general application and you will be matched to all scholarships that you meet the requirements for.
  • It saves your progress as you complete the application.
  • You can log in and update your application up until the application deadline.
  • APPLY EARLY — there are required essays!
  • Need essay help? The MCCC Learning Center and its writing tutors offer an essay-reviewing platform that provides brief feedback to improve student essays. Students can submit their short essay and prompt as attachments to​
  • For more information visit For a guaranteed response, students must submit their short essays two weeks prior to the scholarship application deadline.