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First-Time MCC Student Scholarships

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We are not accepting applications at this time. The application for the scholarships below will be available on this website from Jan. 1, 2019 to Mar. 1, 2019.
 

Current High-School and Home-School Seniors

High-school seniors and home-school students applying to attend MCC in the Fall of 2019 can apply for the following scholarship opportunities. Specific guidelines will be posted as due dates approach:

Academic Excellence Scholarship

  • Eligibility: ACT score of 26 or higher; Nebraska resident

  • Amount/Covered: 100 percent of tuition/fees covered; up to 18 credit hours per quarter; eligible for eight of 10 consecutive quarters ($500 per quarter) 

Board of Governors Graduating Senior Scholarship

  • Eligibility: 2018-19 high school graduate; GPA of 2.75 on 4.0 scale, 3.43 on 5.0 scale or in top 25 percent of graduating class

  • Amount/Covered: 100 percent of tuition/fees covered; up to 18 credit hours per quarter; eligible for eight of 10 consecutive quarters ($500 per quarter) 

Future Forward Scholarship

  • Eligibility: Cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher; enrolled in career or technical education program

  • Amount/Covered: Total of $1,500 over three of four consecutive quarters toward tuition and fees ($500 per quarter)

Johnny Rodgers Career and Technical Education Scholarship

  • Eligibility: GPA of 2.0 or higher; enrolled in career or technical education program; financial need required.

  • Amount/Covered: Total of $3,000 over three of four consecutive quarters toward tuition and fees ($1,000 per quarter)

Take It Further Scholarship

  • Eligibility: Successfully completed at least two MCC classes with a grade C or higher while in high school; Nebraska resident

  • Amount/Covered: $250 per quarter for three of four quarters; applicable to fall, winter and spring quarters

Other First-time MCC Students

Students who took a little time after high school before returning to college can apply for the following scholarship opportunities. Specific guidelines will be posted as due dates approach: 

Future Forward Scholarship

  • Eligibility: Cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher; enrolled in career or technical education program

  • Amount/Covered: Total of $1,500 over three of four consecutive quarters toward tuition and fees ($500 per quarter)

Johnny Rodgers Career and Technical Education Scholarship

  • Eligibility: GPA of 2.0 or higher; enrolled in career or technical education program; financial need required.

  • Amount/Covered: Total of $3,000 over three of four consecutive quarters toward tuition and fees ($1,000 per quarter)

Frequently asked questions

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Scholarships Office
Metropolitan Community College
30th and Fort Street
PO Box 3777
Omaha, NE 68103
scholarships@mccneb.edu