Tuesday, September 18, 2018

MCCCDF Scholarships = Free Money!

Poster featuring a pink piggy bank wearing a graduation cap.  Text: Spring 2019 scholarships available.  Deadline Oct. 14, 2018.  Rio Salado mascot Splash standing near by in graduation cap and gown.

The Maricopa Community Colleges Foundation (MCCCDF) has awarded thousands of scholarships through the years! It literally pays for you to apply! Choose from dozens of scholarship opportunities now at mcccdf.academicworks.com.

There are several scholarships specifically for Rio Salado College students and employees, including the James P. Hornburg Memorial Scholarship for students majoring in Law Enforcement and Corrections degree programs at Rio Salado and the Dr. Linda M. Thor Scholarship, which is geared toward helping single moms. There are also scholarships just for veterans.

Group photo of MCCCDF scholars

Poster with text: Thanks to the generosity of our donors, the Foundation will award more than $2.5 million in scholarships during the 2018-2019 school year.
Do the Math!
The streamlined process, which only requires one general application, will make it well worth your time! Don't discount those small scholarships. The few hours you spend on a scholarship application will be a good investment. At the very least, you'll gain valuable practice in mastering the application process.

How to apply
Students must have a valid MEID and password to apply and complete a General Scholarship Application to be considered.