Welcome to the Maricopa Community Colleges Foundation Scholarship Application Portal!


ANNOUNCEMENT- AcademicWorks Spring 2017 Scholarship Cycle will open September 1, 2016 – October 7, 2016.


The Foundation has two main scholarship cycles in February and September of each year. Special scholarship opportunities may come available throughout the year.

As an applicant, you are required to read all of the information presented to you throughout this application process. Please refer to our FAQ Fact Page for tips and helpful hints on the scholarship process.

Maricopa Community Colleges Foundation (Privately Funded) encourages you to apply for as many scholarships as you are eligible for by clicking the “Apply” button behind the open opportunities you qualify for. To submit an application for a specific scholarship, your general application must first be submitted.

You are also encouraged to apply for scholarships through the Maricopa District’s (Publicly Funded) by clicking HERE

This list shows all scholarships without filtering them based on your individual credentials, with many scholarships not requiring an additional application. (Scholarship Without Applications will show up with “None Required” in the Action column – if you qualify, you will be automatically considered.) Please note that only those opportunities that are open will be shown in this list.

NameQuestionsDeadlineAwardActions
ACE Alumni Bridges
I plan to attend Phoenix College. I have completed the Phoenix College Ace Program. I have a minimum 2.5 GPA. I plan to take a minimum of 6...
I plan to attend Phoenix College. I have completed the Phoenix College...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: $450.00
2 10/09/2016 $450.00 None
Adair Scholarship for African American Males
This scholarship is to assist with the educational needs of African American males in the Maricopa ACE program. Students must be U.S. citizens and...
This scholarship is to assist with the educational needs of African...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: Varies
10/09/2016 Varies None
Allen Howey Memorial Scholarship for Phoenix College Students
I have a minimum 2.0 GPA. I plan to enroll in and successfully complete a minimum of 12 credit hours per semester. I plan to attend Phoenix...
I have a minimum 2.0 GPA. I plan to enroll in and successfully complete...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: $1,050.00
10/09/2016 $1,050.00 None
Bilingual Nursing Fellowship Scholarship
I am attending South Mountain Community College. I have a minimum 2.5 GPA. I am Bilingual in Spanish and English. I am currently enrolled in the...
I am attending South Mountain Community College. I have a minimum 2.5...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: $875.00
2 10/09/2016 $875.00 None
Brad Harper Memorial Scholarship
I plan to enrolled in the Fire Sciences Program & Academy at Paradise Valley Community College. I plan to enroll and complete 12 credit hours per...
I plan to enrolled in the Fire Sciences Program & Academy at Paradise...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: $500.00
2 10/09/2016 $500.00 None
C & R Tire and Auto Repair Marketing Scholarship
I am attending PVCC and majoring in marketing or completed 9 credits in marketing courses at PVCC. I am pursuing a CCL or AAS in marketing. I have...
I am attending PVCC and majoring in marketing or completed 9 credits in...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: $625.00
10/09/2016 $625.00 None
Chicanos Por La Causa Scholarship
I am pursuing a degree or certificate. I have a high school diploma or GED. I identify Latino-Latina. I plan to enroll in and successfully...
I am pursuing a degree or certificate. I have a high school diploma or...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: $1,000.00
10/09/2016 $1,000.00 None
Christine Gotler Memorial Scholarship
I plan to attend Phoenix College. I have a minimum GPA of 2.5. I identify as a female. I plan to pursue a certificate or a degree. I plan to...
I plan to attend Phoenix College. I have a minimum GPA of 2.5. I...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: $1,350.00
10/09/2016 $1,350.00 None
Connie Stafford Sherman Information Technology Scholarship
I am a GCC student and I am majoring in Information Technology. I must have & maintain minimum 3.0 GPA. I must enroll in & successfully complete...
I am a GCC student and I am majoring in Information Technology. I must...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: $400.00
10/09/2016 $400.00 None
David & Virginia Foster Scholarship
I am attending Phoenix College. I identify as Latino/Latina. I am pursuing an AA degree. I am planning to pursue a degree in public service or...
I am attending Phoenix College. I identify as Latino/Latina. I am...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: $1,100.00
10/09/2016 $1,100.00 None
David Dalby Scholarship
I plan to attend Phoenix College. I have a minimum of 2.5 GPA. Applicants must have completed a minimum of twenty four (24) college-level courses...
I plan to attend Phoenix College. I have a minimum of 2.5 GPA. ...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: $1,000.00
1 10/09/2016 $1,000.00 None
David L. Hallstrom Memorial Scholarship
I plan to attend SCC. I have a minimum GPA of 2.5. I plan to enroll in and successfully complete 6 credit hours.
I plan to attend SCC. I have a minimum GPA of 2.5. I plan to enroll in...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: $400.00
10/09/2016 $400.00 None
Dr. Jo Jorgenson Community Development Fund Scholarship
I am new or continuing student with a GPA of 2.5 and have declared a program of study. I demonstrate financial need in my essay. I was formerly...
I am new or continuing student with a GPA of 2.5 and have declared a...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: $500.00
2 10/09/2016 $500.00 None
Dr. John E. Messer Scholarship
I plan to attend Scottsdale Community College. I plan to enroll in a minimum of 6 units per semester. I have a minimum of 2.5 GPA. Preference...
I plan to attend Scottsdale Community College. I plan to enroll in a...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: $500.00
10/09/2016 $500.00 None
Dr. John M. Hardaway Memorial Scholarship
I plan to attend Phoenix College. I am majoring in English. I have a minimum of 2.25 GPA. I plan to enroll in and successfully complete 6 credit...
I plan to attend Phoenix College. I am majoring in English. I have a...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: $83.33
10/09/2016 $83.33 None
Dr. Nancy Miller Endowment Scholarship
Minimum of 12 credits completed at Scottsdale Community College Currently enrolled at Scottsdale Community College Minimum of 3 credits completed...
Minimum of 12 credits completed at Scottsdale Community...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: Varies
2 10/09/2016 Varies None
Dr. Robert J. Hannelly Scholarship
I plan to attend Phoenix College. I have successfully completed Calculus II, MAT 230. I have a minimum GPA of 3.0
I plan to attend Phoenix College. I have successfully completed...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: $325.00
10/09/2016 $325.00 None
Energy Systems Design AutoCAD Scholarship
I am majoring in Computer Aided Drafting (CAD). I have a minimum of 3.0 GPA. I have a minimum of 30 credit hours already completed at time of...
I am majoring in Computer Aided Drafting (CAD). I have a minimum of 3.0...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: varies
10/09/2016 varies None
Eva B. Morrell Music Scholarship
I am a re-entry student. I am a United States citizen. I am an Arizona resident, as determined by the admissions and records office. I am pursuing...
I am a re-entry student. I am a United States citizen. I am an Arizona...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: $400.00
10/09/2016 $400.00 None
GCC Alumni Endowment Transfer Scholarship
I am a GCC graduate or transfer student. I have and maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA. I have completed a minimum of 30 credit hours at GCC.
I am a GCC graduate or transfer student. I have and maintain a minimum...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: Varies
2 10/09/2016 Varies None
General Scholarship Chandler-Gilbert Community College
I plan on attending Chandler-Gilbert Community College. I have a minimum GPA of 2.5. I plan to enroll in and successfully complete a minimum of...
I plan on attending Chandler-Gilbert Community College. I have a...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: Varies
10/09/2016 Varies None
General Scholarship Estrella Mountain Community College
I plan on attending Estrella Mountain Community College. I have a minimum GPA of 2.5. I plan to enroll in and successfully complete a minimum of...
I plan on attending Estrella Mountain Community College. I have a...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: Varies
10/09/2016 Varies None
General Scholarship Gateway Community College
I plan on attending Gateway Community College. I have a minimum GPA of 2.5. I plan to enroll in and successfully complete a minimum of 6 credit...
I plan on attending Gateway Community College. I have a minimum GPA of...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: Varies
10/09/2016 Varies None
General Scholarship Glendale Community College
I plan on attending Glendale Community College. I have a minimum GPA of 2.5. I plan to enroll in and successfully complete a minimum of 6 credit...
I plan on attending Glendale Community College. I have a minimum GPA of...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: Varies
10/09/2016 Varies None
General Scholarship Mesa Community College
I plan on attending Mesa Community College. I have a minimum GPA of 2.5. I plan to enroll in and successfully complete a minimum of 6 credit...
I plan on attending Mesa Community College. I have a minimum GPA of...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: Varies
10/09/2016 Varies None
General Scholarship Paradise Valley Community College
I plan on attending Paradise Valley Community College. I have a minimum GPA of 2.5. I plan to enroll in and successfully complete a minimum of 6...
I plan on attending Paradise Valley Community College. I have a minimum...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: Varies
10/09/2016 Varies None
General Scholarship Phoenix College
I plan on attending Phoenix College. I have a minimum GPA of 2.5. I plan to enroll in and successfully complete a minimum of 6 credit hours per...
I plan on attending Phoenix College. I have a minimum GPA of 2.5. I...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: Varies
10/09/2016 Varies None
General Scholarship Rio Salado College
I am enrolled or plan to attend Rio Salado Community College. I have a minimum 2.5 GPA. I plan to enroll in and successfully complete a minimum...
I am enrolled or plan to attend Rio Salado Community College. I have a...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: Varies
10/09/2016 Varies None
General Scholarship Scottsdale Community College
I plan on attending Scottsdale Community College. I have a minimum GPA of 2.5. I plan to enroll in and successfully complete a minimum of 6...
I plan on attending Scottsdale Community College. I have a minimum GPA...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: Varies
10/09/2016 Varies None
General Scholarship South Mountain Community College
I plan on attending South Mountain Community College. I have a minimum GPA of 2.5. I plan to enroll in and successfully complete a minimum of 6...
I plan on attending South Mountain Community College. I have a minimum...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: Varies
10/09/2016 Varies None
Harold L. Nicely Memorial Ford ASSET Scholarship
I have been formally admitted to the Ford ASSET Program. I have a minimum of 2.0 GPA. I plan to attend Glendale Community College.
I have been formally admitted to the Ford ASSET Program. I have a...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: $400.00
1 10/09/2016 $400.00 None
Heinz Mueller Softball Scholarship
I plan to attend Phoenix College. I am a member of the Phoenix College Softball Team. I plan to take 12 credit hours per semester. I have a...
I plan to attend Phoenix College. I am a member of the Phoenix College...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: $1,400.00
1 10/09/2016 $1,400.00 None
Joyce Krahn Mathematics Scholarship
I plan to attend Phoenix College. I plan to enroll in MAT 182, for the Spring 2017 semester. This scholarship is renewable for two semesters with...
I plan to attend Phoenix College. I plan to enroll in MAT 182, for the...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: $310.00
10/09/2016 $310.00 None
Kendra Leigh Morris Endowed Scholarship
I plan to attend Scottsdale Community College and have a minimum GPA of 2.5. I am enrolled in a minimum of 6 credits per semester and am majoring...
I plan to attend Scottsdale Community College and have a minimum GPA of...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: $500.00
10/09/2016 $500.00 None
Lorraine Lum Calbow Scholarship
I have a minimum 3.0 GPA. I plan to attend South Mountain Community College. I have a clear academic goal indicating life purpose and passion, as...
I have a minimum 3.0 GPA. I plan to attend South Mountain Community...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: $1,000.00
10/09/2016 $1,000.00 None
Louis Anthony Russo Scholarship Fund
I am majoring in Theater Arts. I have a minimum 2.5 GPA and enroll in a minimum of 6 credits per semester. I plan to attend Scottsdale Community...
I am majoring in Theater Arts. I have a minimum 2.5 GPA and enroll in a...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: $750.00
10/09/2016 $750.00 None
Louis C. Leithold Memorial Scholarship
I plan to attend Phoenix College. I plan to enroll in a mathematics course in the Spring 2017 semester. I have a minimum 3.0 GPA.
I plan to attend Phoenix College. I plan to enroll in a mathematics...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: $500.00
10/09/2016 $500.00 None
Maricopa Community Colleges Retirees Association Scholarship
I am a re-entry student. I have a minimum 3.0 GPA. I have already completed a minimum of 24 credit hours. I plan to attend a Maricopa Community...
I am a re-entry student. I have a minimum 3.0 GPA. I have already...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: $933.00
10/09/2016 $933.00 None
Maricopa Council on Black American Affairs (MCBAA) Scholarship Fund
Must be African/African-American heritage and identity Must be a continuing or returning student at a Maricopa Community College Must have...
Must be African/African-American heritage and identity Must be a...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: Varies
1 10/09/2016 Varies None
MCC Alice Luhtala Steele Memorial Softball Scholarship Endowment
I am an active participant in the MCC Women’s Softball program. I have a minimum 2.0 GPA. I have completed the Free Application for Federal...
I am an active participant in the MCC Women’s Softball program. I have...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: $350.00
1 10/09/2016 $350.00 None
MCC Barbara O. McGaughey Scholarship Endowment
MCC student; accepted into Nursing program for Block I; enrolled in minimum of 9 credit hours; 3.0 minimum GPA; minimum of one NUR class already...
MCC student; accepted into Nursing program for Block I; enrolled in...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: Varies
10/09/2016 Varies None
MCC Brandon S. Yee Memorial Scholarship
I plan to attend Mesa Community College. Preference will be given to students pursing and Associate of Applied Science Degree and/or Certificate...
I plan to attend Mesa Community College. Preference will be given to...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: $0.00
10/09/2016 $0.00 None
MCC Dyane Elaine Holt-McGinnis Memorial Scholarship Endowment
I plan to enroll in and successfully complete a minimum of 6 credit hours per semester. I have a minimum 2.5 GPA. I plan to attend Mesa Community...
I plan to enroll in and successfully complete a minimum of 6 credit...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: $750.00
10/09/2016 $750.00 None
MCC F. Rockne Arnett Scholarship Endowment
I plan to attend Mesa Community College. I have a minimum GPA of 2.5
I plan to attend Mesa Community College. I have a minimum GPA of 2.5
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: $500.00
10/09/2016 $500.00 None
MCC J. Delores Griffel Scholarship Endowment
Student enrolled at Mesa CC Re-entry students (not attending college for at least four consecutive semesters) Identify as female Preference...
Student enrolled at Mesa CC Re-entry students (not attending college...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: Varies
1 10/09/2016 Varies None
MCC James Raab Memorial Scholarship Endowment
I am attending Mesa Community College and majoring in Anthropology. I have a minimum GPA of 2.5 and I am a Re-Entry students that is 25 years or...
I am attending Mesa Community College and majoring in Anthropology. I...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: $450.00
10/09/2016 $450.00 None
MCC Ken and Martie Martin Early Childhood Development Scholarship
I plan to attend Mesa Community College. I have a 2.5 GPA. I plan to enroll and successfully complete 6 credit hours per semester. I am majoring...
I plan to attend Mesa Community College. I have a 2.5 GPA. I plan to...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: varies
10/09/2016 varies None
MCC Kevin Stuart Hall Memorial Scholarship Endowment
First year student enrolled at Mesa CC; enrolled in a minimum of 6 credit hours; majoring in Computer Graphic Design; may not be a recipient of...
First year student enrolled at Mesa CC; enrolled in a minimum of 6...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: $200.00
10/09/2016 $200.00 None
MCC Persistance Scholarship
I am enrolled at Mesa Community College and taking a minimum of 12 credits. I have a GPA of 2.5 and have indicated in my essays my persistence to...
I am enrolled at Mesa Community College and taking a minimum of 12...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: $1,000.00
1 10/09/2016 $1,000.00 None
MCC Robert & Laura Galloway Scholarship Endowment
I plan to attend Mesa Community College. I plan to Major in Art. I have a minimum 2.5 GPA. I plan to enroll in a minimum of 12 credit hours.
I plan to attend Mesa Community College. I plan to Major in Art. I...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/09/2016
  • Award: $1,130.00
10/09/2016 $1,130.00 None